- Books to Die For: The World’s Greatest Mystery Writers on the World’s Greatest Mystery Novels edited by John Connolly and Declan Burke
- 100 American Crime Writers edited by Steven Powell
- Masters of the “Humdrum” Mystery: Cecil John Charles Street, Freeman Wills Crofts, Alfred Walter Stewart and the British Detective Novel, 1920-1961by Curtis Evans
J. Kingston Pierce on three non-fiction books about crime fiction. His reviews you will find at kirkusreviews.com.