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Reading Recommendations: Archived booklists

This guide provides the resources to assist you in locating what to read next. Browse the resources below or check with the Reference Librarian at your Delaware Public Library for Reader's Advisory assistance.

Cozy Cat Mysteries

These mysteries feature bookstore owners, pet sitters, and in some cases, ones where the cat themselves are the detective


Friends in Fiction

The following titles feature Quakers (Society of Friends)


Solving Crimes Is My Hobby


Something in Every Genre


Biblical Fiction

Bible fiction refers to works of fiction which use characters, settings and events taken from the Bible. 


Culinary Cozy Mysteries

These gourmand sleuths solve crime - and serve up tasty recommendations - www,

Family Sagas

Christian Thrillers


Cozy Thanksgiving Mysteries

Solve a grisly family murder, investigate a case the police have overlooked, and unravel a fowl farm conspiracy, all before it’s time to carve the turkey.


Crafty Crimes

Keep up with clever crafters as they quilt, sew, garden, and stamp their way to the solution of these cozy mysteries. 3/22

Faith and Doubt

Stories, essays, and poetry about grappling with spirituality -


Bookstore Cozies

For anyone who loves books and mysteries, the following are the best of both worlds.

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Cozy, Foodie Mysteries

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Romantic suspense


Christian Historical Fiction

Follow the lives of these characters as their Christian sensibilities are challenged by difficult historical circumstances. - NoveList

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Book(s) of Saints

Divine Mysteries

Christian mysteries mirror many aspects of 'mainstream' mysteries. The main difference is in the evangelical aspect to the stories. The protagonists' relationship with God influences their behavior and helps them track down the criminal. - NoveList