10 Forgotten Mystery Masterpieces

These lost tales of deadly plots, locked rooms, and serial killers on the loose deserve a top spot on your must-read list.

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The Three Coffins

By John Dickson Carr

mystery masterpieces

The Mysterious Mickey Finn

By Elliot Paul

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Warrant for X

By Philip MacDonald

mystery masterpieces

You Play the Black and the Red Comes Up

By Richard Hallas

mystery masterpieces

Nightmare in Manhattan

By Thomas Walsh

mystery masterpieces

The Big Heat

By William P. McGivern

mystery masterpieces

Thank You, Mr. Moto

By John P. Marquand

mystery masterpieces

Was It Murder?

By James Hilton

mystery masterpieces

Cat of Many Tails

By Ellery Queen

mystery masterpieces

Night of the Jabberwock

By Frederic Brown