20+ Short Mystery Books for Free! [PDF]

If you are one of those who prefer stories loaded with suspense and expectations, this collection of free short mystery books in PDF format that we have created is for you.

What is known as the mystery genre in the literary world refers to stories that usually revolve around the investigation of a crime.

When we talk about mystery novels, we usually talk about crime or detective novels, a story in which a professional or amateur detective is in charge of investigating and solving a crime.

In our collection, we present significant works of mystery, among which you can find “The Mystery of Boscombe Valley”, “The Crimes of the Rue Morgue”, and “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes”, among others. 

Browse through the options we present in this section of free short mystery books in PDF format, and immerse yourself in the pages of the best works of this genre of world literature.

Here we present our complete selection of Short Mystery Books:

1) The Black Cat

Edgar Allan Poe

2) The Thirty-Nine Steps

John Buchan

3) The Mysterious Affair at Styles

Agatha Christie

4) The vampire

John William Polidori

5) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - Adventure 4 - The Boscombe Valley Mystery

Arthur Conan Doyle

6) The Red House Mystery

A.A. Milne

7) The Sign of Four

Arthur Conan Doyle

8) A Study in Scarlet

Arthur Conan Doyle

9) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Arthur Conan Doyle

10) The Murders in the Rue Morgue

Edgar Allan Poe

11) The Fall of the House of Usher

Edgar Allan Poe

12) In the Fog

Richard Harding Davis

13) The Lodger

Marie Bellow Lowndes

14) The Mystery of 31 New Inn

R. Austin Freeman

15) The Works of Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

16) The Bottel Imp

R.L. Stevenson

17) The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson

18) The 39 Steps

John Buchan

19) The Man Who Was Thursday - A Nightmare

G. K. Chesterton

20) The Canary murder case

S. S. Van Dine

21) Clouds of witness

Dorothy L. Sayers

22) Desiree’s Baby

Kate Chopin

23) The Voice in the Night

William Hope Hodgson

Here ends our selection of free Short Mystery Books in PDF format. We hope you liked it and already have your next book!

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