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Anne Perry: the Inspector Monk novels
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Kathy Reichs: the Temperance Brennan novels
Patricia Cornwell: the Kay Scarpetta novels
Jeff Lindsay: Darkly Dreaming Dexter
Nora Roberts writing as JD Robb: the Lt Eve Dallas novels
Tony Hillerman: Joe Leaphorn novels
Aimee & David Thurlo: Ella Clah Novels
Margaret Coel: the Wind River Arapaho novels
Peter Robinson: Detective Alan Banks novels
Nevada Barr: the Anna Pigeon novels
Henning Mankell: the Kurt Wallander books
Ian Rankin: the Rebus novels
Louise Penny: the Chief Inspector Gamache novels
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