Use the Subject search in the Library Catalogue to find different kinds of Mystery.

Mystery Fiction

Characteristics of the Mystery genre:

  • An unexplained mysterious event or crime told in a fictional, often realistic way
  • Mystery is usually not solved until the end of the story

Try these search terms:

  • Crime Fiction
  • Missing Persons Fiction
  • Murder Fiction
  • Theft Fiction
  • Kidnapping Fiction

Some popular series and titles you might like:


  • Nancy Drew series
  • Hardy Boys series
  • 39 Clues series
  • Robyn Hunter Mystery series


  • The Killing Circle
  • Break No Bones
  • The Uninvited
  • S is for Silence