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The figure of the killer or murderer has always been attractive for literary fiction books. It is surrounded by an aura of mystery and repulsion, which makes it magnetic. This character cannot be missing in certain literary genres. That is why we have included the collection of killer books in PDF format.

The police or detective novel and the noir fiction have the murderer as an antagonistic figure. Without them, the genre would not be possible and, in fact, the detective (protagonist) would not have a purpose within the story. Let yourself be captivated by this selection of killer books in PDF format that we have made for you.

In the police novel a killer has very particular characteristics, usually there are several suspects, but only one of them is the murderer, who commits their crime and manages not to be discovered. Among these traits we can mention:

They use all kinds of distractions to divert the detective on their way to the investigation.

They have a cold and calculating character, although they always retain a trait of humanity, which usually creates dilemmas and contradictions, as well as they can explain the reason for their motivations.

They has a reason that leads them to murder and the detective will have to work on it to find the solution to the case. They have a sharp intelligence, usually at the same level as the detective.

They never leave traces or evidence of their crime.

In noir novels, on the other hand, we observe that the murderer is usually more bloodthirsty and perverse. In addition, they are categorized as a serial killer and whose crimes are of great impact for the reader and the characters in the story.

If you are interested in this type of theme in fiction books, we invite you to explore our collection of more than 20 killer books in PDF format, available for free download.

Here we present our complete selection of Killer books:

Crime and Punishment

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Woman in White

Wilkie Collins

The Moonstone

Wilkie Collins

The Secret Agent

Joseph Conrad

The Riddle of the Sands

Erskine Childers

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Charles Dickens

Clouds of Witness

Dorothy L. Sayers


John Buchan

The Innocence of Father Brown (stories)

G. K. Chesterton

Trent's Last Case

E. C. Bentley

The Secret Adversary

Agatha Christie

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Arthur Conan Doyle

The Mystery of the Yellow Room

Gaston Leroux

The Circular Staircase

Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Mysterious Affair at Styles

Agatha Christie

The Turn of the Screw

Henry James

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Agatha Christie

The Four Just Men

Edgar Wallace

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson

A Study In Scarlet

Arthur Conan Doyle

The Murders in the Rue Morgue

Edgar Allan Poe

The Cask of Amontillado

Edgar Allan Poe

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