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If you like Mystery Classics, you might like…

Raymond Chandler

Agatha Christie

Arthur Conan Doyle

P. D. James

John D. MacDonald

Ngaio Marsh

Ruth Rendell

Dorothy L. Sayers

Rex Stout

Josephine Tey

Patricia Wentworth

If you like Standard PI, you might like…

Neil Albert

Raymond Chandler

Robert Crais

James Crumley

Earl Emerson

Loren D. Estleman

Stephen Greenleaf

Dashiell Hammett

Gar Anthony Haywood

Jeremiah Healy

Richard Hoyt

Robert Irvine

Dennis Lehane

Arthur Lyons

John D. MacDonald

Ross MacDonald

Walter Mosley

Robert B. Parker

Bill Pronzini

Les Roberts

James Sallis

Walter Satterthwait

Jonathan Valin

Steve Womack

If you like Amateur Male Leads, you might like…

Jeff Abbott

Leo Axler

Simon Brett

Harlan Coben

Elizabeth Daly

William L. DeAndrea

Michael Dibdin

Aaron Elkins

Dick Francis

Kinky Friedman

Jonathan Gash

Parnell Hall

David Handler

Stuart M. Kaminsky

Emma Lathen

A. J. Orde

William G. Tapply

If you like Female Leads, you might like…
Linda Barnes

Nevada Barr

Eleanor Taylor Bland

Dorothy Cannell

Jill Churchill

Liza Cody

Patricia Cornwell

Janet Dawson

Susan Dunlap

Linda Fairstein

Carolina Garcia-Aguilera

Leslie Glass

Linda Grant

Karen Kijewski

Laurie R. King

Sarah Lovett

Margaret Maron

Lee Martin

Lia Matera

Carol O'Connell

Lillian O'Donnell

B. J. Oliphant

Abigail Padgett

Thomas Perry

Sandra West Prowell

J. D. Robb

S. J. Rozan

Judith Van Gieson

Mary Willis Walker

Valerie Wilson Wesley

Sandra Scoppettone

If you like Female Leads (Lighter/Domestic), you might like…

Lydia Adamson

Susan Wittig Albert

K. K. Beck

Carole Berry

Lilian Jackson Braun

Dorothy Cannell

Margaret Chittenden

Susan Conant

Mary Daheim

Diane Mott Davidson

Dianne Day

Jo Dereske

Carole Nelson Douglas

Anne George

Jaqueline Girdner

Jean Hager

Charlaine Harris

Sparkle Hayter

Sue Henry

Joan Hess

Wendy Hornsby

Virginia Lanier

Sharyn McCrumb

Marlys Millhiser

Katherine Hall Page

Nancy Pickard

Gillian Roberts

Lora Roberts

Sarah Shankman

Kathy Hogan Trochek

Cindy Vincent

Patricia Wentworth

Valerie Wolzien

If you like Female Sleuths, you might like…
Linda Barnes

Dorothy Cannell

Carol Higgins Clark

Liza Cody

Diane Mott Davidson

Dorothy Gilman

Sue Grafton

Kerry Greenwood

April Henry

Joan Hess

J.A. Jance

Karen Kijewski

Margaret Maron

Sharyn McCrumb

Jill McGown

Jennie Melville

Marcia Muller

Lillian O'Donnell

Sara Paretsky

Barbara Paul

Dana Stabenow

If you like Classic English, you might like…

Margery Allingham

Leo Bruce

Sarah Caudwell

Edmund Crispin

R. Austin Freeman

Michael Innes

Elizabeth Lemarchand

Ngaio Marsh

Anne Morice

Patricia Moyes

Josephine Tey

Patricia Wentworth

Sara Woods

If you like English Police, you might like…

Catherine Aird

W. J. Burley

Deborah Crombie

Clare Curzon

Colin Dexter

E. X. Ferrars

Frances Fyfield

Elizabeth George

Ann Granger

Martha Grimes

If you like Psychological Villains, you might like…

William Bayer

Michael Connelly

Bill Crider

Stephen Dobyns

Thomas Harris

David L. Lindsey

Kathy Reichs

John Sandford

If you like Techno-thrillers, you might like…
Larry Bond

Tom Clancy

James H. Cobb

Stephen Coonts

Patrick Robinson

If you like Tough Crime, you might like…
James M. Cain

Robert Campbell

Robert Ferrigno

Joe Gores

James W. Hall

Faye Kellerman

Jonathan Kellerman

Elmore Leonard

Paul Levine

Ed McBain

Michael McGarrity

Ridley Pearson

Gary Phillips

Minette Walters

Randy Wayne White