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She's A Real Amateur

Female amateur sleuths who are better than the pros

Sure, sometimes being called an amateur's an insult, but when it comes to mystery novels, amateur detective status usually means you're the one showing the officials how it's done. Or even the only one perceptive enough to realize there's a mystery to be solved.

Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson

Picks for Your Inner Sleuth

Mysteries you might have overlooked

Praying for Sleep by Jeffery Deaver Michael Hrubek escapes from a hospital for the criminally insane in search of the woman whose testimony put him away. With a tight time frame, it’s an edge-of-your-seat thriller. Think you know what’s going on? Don’t bet on it!