Crime Fiction > Serial Killer

    Red Dragon by Thomas Harris

FBI agent Will Graham once risked his sanity to capture Hannibal Lecter, an ingenious killer like no other. Now, he's following the bloodstained pattern of the Tooth Fairy, a madman who's already wiped out two families. To find him, Graham has to understand him. To understand him, Graham has only one place left to go: the mind of Dr. Lecter.

Year: 1981
Genre: Psychological ThrillerSerial Killer

    The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

FBI trainee Clarice Starling is given an assignment. She must visit a man confined to a high-security facility for the criminally insane and interview him. That man, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, is a former psychiatrist with unusual tastes and an intense curiosity about the darker corners of the mind.

Year: 1988
Genre: FBIPsychological ThrillerSerial Killer

    The Poet by Michael Connelly

Death is reporter Jack McEvoy's beat: his calling, his obsession. But this time, death brings McEvoy the story he never wanted to write--and the mystery he desperately needs to solve. A serial killer of unprecedented savagery and cunning is at large.

Year: 1996
Genre: Investigative ReporterSerial Killer

    Getting Off by Lawrence Block as Jill Emerson

SO THIS GIRL WALKS INTO A BAR...and when she walks out there's a man with her. She goes to bed with him, and she likes that part. Then she kills him, and she likes that even better. On her way out, she cleans out his wallet. She keeps moving, and has a new name for each change of address.

Year: 2011
Genre: Serial Killer

    X by Sue Grafton

X: The number ten. An unknown quantity. A mistake. A cross. A kiss... Perhaps Sue Grafton's darkest and most chilling novel, X features a remorseless serial killer who leaves no trace of his crimes.

Year: 2015
Genre: Private EyeSerial Killer


TitleAuthorSeriesGenres & Tags

Cat & Mouse James Patterson Alex CrossSerial Killer
Fair Warning Michael Connelly Jack McEvoyInvestigative ReporterSerial KillerWhats New, Dark Web
Fiddlers Ed McBain 87th PrecinctPolice ProceduralSerial Killer
Getting Off Lawrence Block Serial Killer
Kiss the Girls James Patterson Alex CrossPolice ProceduralSerial Killer
KOKO Peter Straub Blue Rose TriologySerial KillerVietnam War
Lost Boy Lost Girl Peter Straub Haunted HouseHorrorSerial Killer
Red Dragon Thomas Harris Dr. Hannibal LecterPsychological ThrillerSerial Killer
The Alienist Caleb Carr Dr. Laszlo Kreizle19th CenturyHistoricalSerial Killer, Gilded Age, Profiler
The Concrete Blond Michael Connelly Harry BoschPolice ProceduralSerial Killer
The Cutthroat Clive Cussler Isaac Bell Adventures1910sSerial Killer
The Narrows Michael Connelly Harry BoschFBISerial Killer
The Poet Michael Connelly Jack McEvoyInvestigative ReporterSerial Killer
The Silence of the Lambs Thomas Harris Dr. Hannibal LecterFBIPsychological ThrillerSerial Killer
Violets are Blue James Patterson Alex CrossSerial Killer
X Sue Grafton Kinsey MillhonePrivate EyeSerial Killer