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2018 Title by Popularity - Memorable Books on DorothyL


By Theresa de Valence - Posted on 24 March 2019

Readers of DorothyL listserv posted memorable books read for the first time in 2018, see 2018 Summary for more information. There were 893 unique crime fiction titles listed. Short stories are listed with "[SS]" in the title. The count represents the number of times each author was cited:

Title and AuthorNo. Cites
The Widows of Malabar Hill - Massey, Sujata12
The Word is Murder - Horowitz, Anthony12
A Reckoning in the Back Country - Shames, Terry7
Desolation Mountain - Krueger, William Kent7
Lethal White - Galbraith, Robert7
The Dry - Harper, Jane7
Island of the Mad - King, Laurie R.6
Magpie Murders - Horowitz, Anthony5
Solemn Graves - Benn, James R.5
The Temptation of Forgiveness - Leon, Donna5
To Die But Once - Winspear, Jacqueline5
Force of Nature - Harper, Jane4
Sunburn - Lippman, Laura4
The dark angel - Griffiths, Elly4
The Prisoner In The Castle - Macneal, Susan Elia4
The Tuscan Child - Bowen, Rhys4
Wicked River - Milchman, Jenny4
Wild Fire - Cleeves, Ann4
A Borrowing of Bones - Munier, Paula3
A Lady's Guide to Etiquette and Murder - Freeman, Dianne3
American by Day - Miller, Derek B.3
Claws for Concern - James, Miranda3
Dark Sacred Night - Connelly, MIchael3
Forty Dead Men - Casey, Donis3
Four Funerals and Maybe a Wedding - Bowen, Rhys3
Hellbent - Hurwitz, Gregg3
I Know What You Bid Last Summer - Harris, Sherry3
IQ - Ide, Joe3
Kingdom of the Blind - Penny, Louise3
Lark The Herald Angels Sing - Andrews, Donna3
See Also Proof - Sweazy, Larry D3
Shadow Play - Harrod-Eagles, Cynthia3
Testimony - Turow, Scott3
The Death of Mrs. Westaway - Ware, Ruth3
The Escape Artist - Meltzer, Brad3
The Gate Keeper - Todd, Charles3
The Guilty Dead - Tracy, P. J.3
The Marsh King's Daughter - Dionne, Karen3
The Pot Thief Who Studied Edward Abbey - Orenduff, J. Michael3
The Punishment She Deserves - George, Elizabeth3
The Ruin - McTiernan, Dervla3
The Shadow District - Indridason, Arnaldur3
The Western Star - Johnson, Craig3
The Witch Elm - French, Tana3
Where the Dead Lie - Harris, C. S.3
Why Kill the Innocent - Harris, C. S.3
You'll Never Know Dear - Ephron, Hallie3
A Clash Of Spheres - Chisholm, P. F.2
A Death of No Importance - Fredericks, Mariah2
A Necessary Evil - Mukherjee, Abir2