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7 Mystery Books About Books About Books (and That’s Not a Typo)

Writers everywhere want to take on the challenge of creating an Inception-style mystery–even J. J. Abrams.

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The Sequel

The Sequel

By R. L. Stine

mystery books about books

S.

By J.J. Abrams

Mystery, Inc.

Mystery, Inc.

By Joyce Carol Oates

mystery books about books

The Shadow of the Wind

By Carlos Ruis Zafón

The Scroll

The Scroll

By Anne Perry

mystery books about books

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore

By Robin Sloan

The Little Men

The Little Men

By Megan Abbott