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Goodreads Mysteries and Thrillers to Read in a Lifetime: Readers' Picks

Goodreads users were asked "What books would you nominate for your bucket list of murder, espionage, and intrigue?"
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avg. score: 24 of 120 (20%)
required scores: 1, 9, 18, 26, 37 

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The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (Stieg Larsson)
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (Stieg Larsson)
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The Da Vinci Code (Dan Brown)
The Da Vinci Code (Dan Brown)
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And Then Were None (Agatha Cristie)
And Then Were None (Agatha Cristie)
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Murder on the Orient Express (Agatha Christie)
Murder on the Orient Express (Agatha Christie)
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Gone Girl (Gillian Flynn)
Gone Girl (Gillian Flynn)
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The Complete Sherlock Holmes (Arthur Conan Doyle)
The Complete Sherlock Holmes (Arthur Conan Doyle)
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Rebecca (Daphne Du Maurier)
Rebecca (Daphne Du Maurier)
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A Time to Kill (John Grisham)
A Time to Kill (John Grisham)
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Still Life (Louise Penny)
Still Life (Louise Penny)
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The Name of the Rose (Umberto Eco)
The Name of the Rose (Umberto Eco)
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The Bone Collector (Jeffrey Deaver)
The Bone Collector (Jeffrey Deaver)
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In the Woods (Tara French)
In the Woods (Tara French)
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Eye of the Needle (Ken Follett)
Eye of the Needle (Ken Follett)
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The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (John Le Carré)
The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (John Le Carré)
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Killing Floor (Lee Child)
Killing Floor (Lee Child)
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Presumed Innocent (Scott Turow)
Presumed Innocent (Scott Turow)
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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Alexander McCall Smith)
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Alexander McCall Smith)
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Postmortem (Patricia Cornwell)
Postmortem (Patricia Cornwell)
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The Alienist (Caleb Carr)
The Alienist (Caleb Carr)
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Mystic River (Dennis Lehane)
Mystic River (Dennis Lehane)
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Sharp Objects (Gillian Flynn)
Sharp Objects (Gillian Flynn)
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The Maltese Falcon (Dashiell Hammett)
The Maltese Falcon (Dashiell Hammett)
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A Great Deliverance
A Great Deliverance
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The Woman in White (Wilkie Collins)
The Woman in White (Wilkie Collins)
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A Is for Alibi (Sue Grafton)
A Is for Alibi (Sue Grafton)
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The Daughter of Time (Josephine Tey)
The Daughter of Time (Josephine Tey)
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The Westing Game (Ellen Raskin)
The Westing Game (Ellen Raskin)
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No Country for Old Men (Cormac McCarthy)
No Country for Old Men (Cormac McCarthy)
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The Talented Mr. Ripley (Patricia Highsmith)
The Talented Mr. Ripley (Patricia Highsmith)
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Relic (Douglas Preston/Lincoln Child)
Relic (Douglas Preston/Lincoln Child)
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In Cold Blood (Truman Capote)
In Cold Blood (Truman Capote)
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The Secret History (Donna Tartt)
The Secret History (Donna Tartt)
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Storm Front (Jim Butcher)
Storm Front (Jim Butcher)
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Into the Darkest Corner
Into the Darkest Corner
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From Russia With Love (Ian Fleming)
From Russia With Love (Ian Fleming)
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The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest (Stieg Larsson)
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest (Stieg Larsson)
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The Girl Who Played With Fire (Stieg Larsson)
The Girl Who Played With Fire (Stieg Larsson)
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The Girl on the Train (Paula Hawkins)
The Girl on the Train (Paula Hawkins)
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The Bourne Identity (Robert Ludlum (1980))
The Bourne Identity (Robert Ludlum (1980))
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Sister (Rosamund Lupton)
Sister (Rosamund Lupton)
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