First Mystery Club

Excellent for collectors interested in hot new voices, but also for readers who want to try something new without just guessing what’s worthwhile. Range is US, UK, or Canadian. Up to 24 selections are made each calendar year. They do not arrive on any regular schedule.

Titles below are from the current year. Click here to download a complete list of past First Mystery Club selections.


Axelrod, Steven. Nantucket Sawbuck

Brooks, Adam.  Night Heron

Chapman, Drew. The Ascendant

Dicker, Joel. The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair

Elo, Elisabeth. North of Boston

Go, Justin.. The Steady Running of the Hour

Goodman, Lee. Indefensible

Graedon, Alena. The Word Exchange

Harrison, Mette. The Bishop’s Wife

Hayes, Terry. I Am Pilgrim

Kuhn, Shane. The Intern’s Handbook

La Seur, Carrie. The Home Place

Lee, Jung Myung. The Investigation

Little, Elizabeth. Dear Daughter

McHugh, Laura. The Weight of Blood

McKenzie, CB. Bad Country

Moss, Todd. The Golden Hour

Palmer, Matthew. The American Mission

Parsons, Kelly. Doing Harm

Swanson, Peter. The Girl with a Clock for a Heart

Tucker, Neely. Ways of the Dead

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