Welcome to the online home of Mystery Scene Magazine, your guide to the best in crime and mystery fiction.
Each print issue offers in-depth articles, author interviews, provocative essays, and information for collectors. We review books, TV and streaming shows, films, reference works, audiobooks, short stories, and more.
Our print edition comes out five times a year. It's in a 68 page, full color, glossy magazine format. Subscribe here.
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—Lew Archer, The Drowning Pool, 1950, by Ross Macdonald