If you like Sue Grafton’s novels, you may like to try…

If you love the private eye mysteries with a woman sleuth written by the popular mystery author Sue Grafton, you might like to try:


Carol Higgins Clark for light, humorous, suspenseful mystery stories

Janet Evanovich for a mystery narrated in the first person with a female central character and plenty of ‘smart-mouth’ dialog!

Sandra Brown for great plots, puzzles and forensic details

Joan Hess for stories with strong, capable and smart women in a fast-paced mystery

Meg Cabot for fast-paced, plot-driven and humorous mysteries

Alexander McCall Smith for a strong plot, humour and a woman private investigator

Kathy Reichs for mystery novels based on sound scientific knowledge and forensics

Judith A. Jance for suspenseful mystery fiction with believable characters

Kerry Greenwood for cleverly plotted mysteries with strong women and first-person narrative