The 5 Best Mystery Novels of All Time

1. The Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

The book is a murder mystery set aboard the luxurious train, Orient Express. The story begins with a murder on the train and then moves to the story of an unsolved crime that has been haunting Hercule Poirot for years.

The Orient Express is one of the most luxurious trains in existence. It’s so luxurious that people who can afford to travel with it do so without question. And this was one of those trips where everyone had their own agenda, which made it difficult for Poirot to solve this case.

2. The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle

The Hound of the Baskervilles is a detective story written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and first published in 1902. It can be considered to be one of the most famous Sherlock Holmes stories.

In this story, the detective Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr Watson are called to Dartmoor by Dr Mortimer because a curse has fallen on his family. The curse revolves around an incident involving the death of three members of his family, and a huge spectral hound which haunts them.

The Baskerville family believes that their lands have been cursed ever since Hugo Baskerville met with an unfortunate end when he was on his way home from this site after he had been killed by the so-called hound from hell.

3. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

This is a collection of Sherlock Holmes’ adventures. They are about Holmes and Dr. Watson’s investigations of crimes and the adventures they have together.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is a collection of short stories that tell about the life and adventures of Sherlock Holmes, a detective who solves mysterious crimes with his friend, Dr. Watson.

The first story in this book is about a man named Billy who becomes the victim of blackmail because he had an affair with a woman who was married to another man.

4. Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie

The story is about a group of people travelling on the Nile and how they are killed one by one.

There are many suspects in the story and it is hard to know who did it until the last minute. And even though the murderer is revealed, he does not think he did anything wrong.

5. Nine Princes in Amber by Roger Zelazny

“Nine Princes in Amber” is a science fiction novel which follows Corwin’s quest to find his true identity and the people who killed his father. Zelazny’s use of rich, symbolic language creates a complex and satisfying story.

Roger Zelazny uses rich, symbolic language that creates a complex and satisfying story. The battle between good and evil is projected into a battle between Chaos and Order. Corwin is fighting for the preservation of Amber as he tries to find his true identity and the people who killed his father.

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