2022 Paperback Bestsellers

2022 Paperback Bestsellers

  1. The Marlow Murder Club by Robert Thorogood
  2. The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman
  3. The Murder of Mr. Wickham by Claudia Gray
  4. The Night She Went Missing by Kristen Bird
  5. The Christmas Murder Game by Alexandra Benedict
  6. Bayou Book Thief by Ellen Byron
  7. Buried in a Good Book by Tamara Berry
  8. Up to No Gouda by Linda Reilly
  9. Cheddar Off Dead by Korina Moss
  10. Death by Bubble Tea by Jennifer J. Chow
  11. Death of a Knit Wit by Peggy Ehrhart
  12. Easter Bunny Murder by Leslie Meier
  13. Six Feet Deep Dish by Mindy Quigley
  14. Vinyl Resting Place by Olivia Blacke
  15. A Doomful of Sugar by Catherine Bruns
  16. Last But Not Leashed by Eileen Brady
  17. Finlay Donovan Is Killing It by Elle Cosimano
  18. Murder on the Class Trip by Lee Hollis
  19. A Murder at Balmoral by Chris McGeorge
  20. Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
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The Marlow Murder Club: A Novel By Robert Thorogood Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728250519
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - May 3rd, 2022

LILIAN JACKSON BRAUN AWARD NOMINEE

"An absolute joy to read. Funny, entertaining, and beautifully written." —B. A. Paris, New York Times bestselling author

A delightfully clever new mystery from creator of BBC One's hilarious murder mystery series Death in Paradise


The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel (A Thursday Murder Club Mystery #1) By Richard Osman Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984880987
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Published: Penguin Books - August 3rd, 2021

A New York Times bestseller | Soon to be a major motion picture from Steven Spielberg at Amblin Entertainment

“Witty, endearing and greatly entertaining.” —Wall Street Journal
 


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The Murder of Mr. Wickham By Claudia Gray Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593313817
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Published: Vintage - May 3rd, 2022

A summer house party turns into a thrilling whodunit when Jane Austen's Mr. Wickham—one of literature’s most notorious villains—meets a sudden and suspicious end in this brilliantly imagined mystery featuring Austen’s leading literary characters.


The Night She Went Missing By Kristen Bird Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780778332107
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Published: Mira Books - February 8th, 2022

"A great new voice in suspense...Perfect for fans of Big Little Lies who thrive on stories of deceit in the suburban world."
--J. T. Ellison, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of Her Dark Lies


The Christmas Murder Game By Alexandra Benedict Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728263038
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - October 4th, 2022

"Curl up by the fire (and lock all the doors) for this Christmas cracker of a book." C.S. Green, author of Sleep Tight

Twelve clues. Twelve keys. Twelve days of Christmas. But how many will die before Twelfth Night?

Agatha Christie meets Clue in this delightful, tense manor house murder mystery.


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Bayou Book Thief (A Vintage Cookbook Mystery #1) By Ellen Byron Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593437612
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Published: Berkley - June 7th, 2022

A fantastic new cozy mystery series with a vintage flair from USA Today bestselling and Agatha Award–winning author Ellen Byron.


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Buried in a Good Book (By the Book Mysteries) By Tamara Berry Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781728248608
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - May 24th, 2022

"A mystery writer finds solace and murder in rural Oregon...Whimsy meets woodsy"— Kirkus Reviews

Don't miss the first book in a brand-new gripping and hilarious bookish cozy mystery series by author Tamara Berry!


Up to No Gouda (Grilled Cheese Mysteries) By Linda Reilly Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781728238326
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - January 25th, 2022

The first in a delicious new culinary cozy series featuring a grilled cheese eatery owner who must solve murders in her small town before she is put under lock and brie


Cheddar Off Dead: A Cheese Shop Mystery (Cheese Shop Mysteries #1) By Korina Moss Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250795199
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Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - March 29th, 2022

Nominated for an Agatha for Best First Novel

In Korina Moss's cozy series debut, Cheddar Off Dead, cheesemonger Willa Bauer discovers that her new home in a small Sonoma Valley town is ripe for murder... something here stinks to high heaven, and Willa knows it's not the cheese.


Death by Bubble Tea (L.A. Night Market #1) By Jennifer J. Chow Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593336533
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Published: Berkley - July 5th, 2022

Two cousins who start a food stall at their local night market get a serving of murder in this first novel of a delicious new cozy mystery series by Jennifer J. Chow, bestselling author of Mimi Lee Gets a Clue.


Death of a Knit Wit (A Knit & Nibble Mystery #8) By Peggy Ehrhart Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781496733900
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Published: Kensington - February 22nd, 2022

With the help of her friends in the Knit and Nibble Club, crafting magazine editor, widower, and amateur sleuth Pamela Paterson must solve the murder of an adulterous professor during a weekend-long knitting bee and fiber arts conference in the eighth Knit & Nibble Mystery from cozy author Peggy Ehrhart.
 


Easter Bunny Murder (A Lucy Stone Mystery #19) By Leslie Meier Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780758229366
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Published: Kensington - March 4th, 2014

"Reading a new Leslie Meier mystery is like catching up with a dear old friend." --Kate Carlisle, New York Times bestselling author


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Six Feet Deep Dish (Deep Dish Mysteries #1) By Mindy Quigley Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250792433
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Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - August 23rd, 2022

Fresh mozzarella, tangy tomato sauce, and murder: the perfect recipe for a delicious first entry in Mindy Quigley's Six Feet Deep Dish, a delectable new series...


Vinyl Resting Place: The Record Shop Mysteries By Olivia Blacke Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250860088
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Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - December 27th, 2022

First in a new series by Olivia Blacke, Vinyl Resting Place follows three sisters who discover that opening a family business can be murder.

"A charming cozy for a new generation of mystery readers . . . Vinyl Resting Place is a delight!" –Elle Cosimano, USA Today bestselling author of Finlay Donovan Is Killing It


A Doomful of Sugar (Maple Syrup Mysteries) By Catherine Bruns Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781728253930
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - October 25th, 2022

First in the new Maple Syrup cozy mystery series from USA Today bestselling author Catherine Bruns.

There's nothing sweet about murder…


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Last But Not Leashed (Dr. Kate Vet Mysteries) By Eileen Brady Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781728249346
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - September 6th, 2022

"Refreshingly well-adjusted Kate is a competent and compassionate protagonist cozy fans will want to see a lot more of. Pet lovers will adore this." — Publishers Weekly

In the second installment of this animal-themed cozy series, Dr. Kate Turner has one New Year's resolution: Stop finding corpses…


Finlay Donovan Is Killing It: A Novel (The Finlay Donovan Series #1) By Elle Cosimano Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250830449
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Published: Minotaur Books - January 4th, 2022

"Getting the job done" for one single mom takes on a whole new meaning in Finlay Donovan is Killing It.

One of Suspense Magazine's "Best Thrillers of 2021"
One of New York Public Library's Best Books of 2021
Nominated for the Left Coast Crime 2022 Lefty Award for the Best Humorous Mystery


Murder on the Class Trip (A Maya and Sandra Mystery #3) By Lee Hollis Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781496736536
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Published: Kensington Cozies - November 29th, 2022

In the new installment from veteran Hollywood screenwriter Lee Hollis, friends, moms, and P.I. partners Maya and Sandra have left their hometown of Portland, Maine, on a school trip to Washington, D.C.—where a killer has just added murder to the itinerary. . .


A Murder at Balmoral By Chris McGeorge Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593544136
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 25th, 2022

The Crown meets Clue in this delightful locked-room mystery, sure to charm Agatha Christie fans and keep readers guessing to the end.

The king is dead. The killer is in the family. Solving this murder will be a royal pain.


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Ninth House (Alex Stern #1) By Leigh Bardugo Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250751362
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 20th, 2020

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Leigh Bardugo comes a mesmerizing tale of power, privilege, and dark magic set among the Ivy League elite.