Halloween Mystery List



Halloween will be here before you know it and if you’d like to pick up a fun read with a seasonal theme, here’s a list of thirty titles.

Some have been around for ages, but others have recently been published or re-published. There are dozens more books with a Halloween theme, so if your favorite is not on the list, please let us know the title and author in the comments.

Click on the bold titles to read more about the individual books.


Susan Wittig Albert -  Witches' Bane

Lilian Jackson Braun -  Cat Who Talked to Ghosts

Rita Mae Brown -  The Litter of the Law

Jessica Burton – Death Goes Shopping

Nora Charles -  Death with an Ocean View

Laura Childs -  Frill Kill

Agatha Christie -  The Hallowe'en Party

Susan Rogers Cooper -  Not in My Backyard

E.J. Copperman – Night of the Living Deed

Kathi Daley -  Haunted Hamlet

Carole Nelson Douglas -  Cat with an Emerald Eye

Janet Evanovich – Plum Spooky

Connie Feddersen -  Dead in the Pumpkin Patch

Honora Finkelstein -  The Lawyer Who Died Trying

'Jessica Fletcher' & Donald Bain -  Trick or Treachery

Daryl Wood Gerber (aka Avery Aames) -  Stirring the Plot

Sarah Graves -  Nail Biter

Carolyn Haines -  Hallowed Bones

Ellen Hart – Sweet Poison

Ellen Elizabeth Hunter -  Murder on the Ghost Walk

Daniel Judson -  The Violet Hour

Heather Justesen -  Muffins & Murder

Andrew Klavan -  The Animal Hour

Joyce & Jim Lavene -  Ghastly Glass

James Lilley -  Death Knocks Twice

Ed McBain -  Tricks: an 87th Precinct Mystery

G.A. McKevett – Poisoned Tarts

Leslie Meier -  Wicked Witch Murder

Liz Mugavero -  A Biscuit, a Casket

Rebecca Tope -  Death in the Cotswolds



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