Crime fiction is one of the most popular genres in fiction, but what really makes individual books work is the detective in them either professional or amature so here is a list of, 18 detectives which I enjoy, or want to read.

DetectiveJobCreated byFirst BookAmazon Link
Father BrownCatholic PriestG.K. ChestertonThe Blue CrossBuy
CadfaelMonkEllis PetersA Morbid Taste For BonesBuy
Miss MarpleN/AAgatha ChristieThe Tuesday Night ClubBuy
Lord Peter WimseyAmatureDorothy L. SayersWhose Body?Buy
Sherlock Holmes Consulting DetectiveSir Arthur Conan DoyleA Study In ScarletBuy
Hercule PoirotPrivate InvestigatorAgatha ChristieThe Mysterious Affair at StylesBuy
Inspector Adam DalgleishPolice DetectiveP. D. JamesCover Her FaceBuy
Inspector MorseDetective Chief InspectorColin DexterLast Bus to WoodstockBuy
Kurt WallanderPolice OfficerHenning MankellFaceless KillersBuy
John RebusDetective InspectorIan RankinKnots and CrossesBuy
William Edward “Jack” FrostPolice detectiveR. D. WingfieldFrost at ChristmasBuy
Harry HolePolice detectiveJo NesbøThe BatBuy
Charlie ResnickPolice Detective John HarveyLonely HeartsBuy
Alan GrantPolice InspectorJosephine TeyThe Man in the QueueBuy
Marcus Didius FalcoPrivate informerLindsey DavisThe Silver PigsBuy
V.I. WarshawskiPrivate investigatorSara ParetskyIndemnity OnlyBuy
Reginald WexfordPolice officerRuth Rendell
From Doon With Death
Mike HammerPrivate DetectiveMickey SpillaneI, the JuryBuy
Famous Detectives

This is a list of some of the many detectives from the world crime fiction.

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