An archive of past features in mystery, thriller, crime, horror, and other suspense-related genres.
For readers and moviegoers, these myths make for great entertainment
The difference between crime thrillers and murder mysteries
What the most successful survival thrillers have in common
Doctors as tragic heroes in medical crime thrillers
The most thrilling fictional serial killers of all time
Changes in young adult science fiction through the decades
Hollywood detective movies with a strong dose of action and adventure
Commonalities between three supernatural thriller characters
How true crime led to a golden era of crime fiction.
The world’s most thrilling city as a setting for thrillers
Differences between sci-fi genres
An introduction to one of the fastest growing thriller subgenres
Reflecting on the book that redefined the technothriller genre
Why space is the ideal setting for sci-fi thrillers. And more than a setting.
A brief introduction to the world of London crime fiction.
A physician’s diagnosis on the appeal of the medical mystery genre.
Why more humor should be inserted into the police procedural genre.
Why the past is a great setting for a mystery
Classic Noir and Contemporary Horror During the Pandemic
Why we’re fascinated by gangster novels
Five films that are both Westerns and thrillers.
The best YA supernatural thriller movies of all time.
A favorite of the detective mystery subgenre, this one’s here to stay.
It’s the perfect time to hunker down with something dark and stormy.
Ten police procedural clichés that should be locked up.
Breaking down popular themes in the cozy mystery subgenre.
Get to know the major books awards for mysteries and thrillers.
The best and most anticipated mysteries of 2021.
The best and the most anticipated thriller books of the year.
I’m Thinking of Ending Things is the perfect novel-turned-arthouse thriller.
Quick reads that are perfect for your next 10-minute break.
Where did our obsession with “girls” in mysteries and thrillers come from?
Our editorial team selected their 10 favorite thriller covers of 2020.
How to find a selection of free ebooks without paid subscriptions.
This year’s crop of mysteries had some of the most chilling covers yet.
The editorial team’s recommendations for top thrillers of all time.