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Classic Mysteries

Classic Mysteries

Modern detective fiction was born in 1841 with Edgar Allan Poe's short story, "The Murders in the Rue Morgue." Since then, mysteries have become one of readers' favorite genres. Enjoy these classics, from the earliest mystery novels, published in the late-1800s, to the best of the hard-boiled detectives and and British drawing room mysteries.

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