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Video: Top 10 best-selling crime novels of last five years on Kobo revealed


Top 10 best-selling crime novels of last five years on Kobo revealed – just in time to make a list for your beach holiday.

There’s nothing like a gripping thriller or crime novel to sink your teeth into during your summer holiday.

And one man who knows a thing or two about the genre is Simon Brett OBE. As a crime fiction writer, from novels, plays, TV shows and radio and former president of the Detection Club – a society set up in the 1930s by a group of mystery writers including Agatha Christie and Dorothy L Sayers, who better to give you a guide to the best contemporary crime novels to add to your holiday reading list.

Watch our video where Simon and writer Emma Kenny count down the top 10 best-selling crime novels of all time on Kobo – and find out some fascinating facts about the novels and authors who wrote them.

 

Top 10 Bestselling Crime Novels of all Time from Kobo

1. One Cold Night - Katia Lief

2. The Husband's Secret - Liane Moriarty

3. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson

4. Gone Again - Doug Johnstone

5. The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith

6. The Girl Who Kicked The Hornets' Nest - Stieg Larsson

7. The Girl Who Played With Fire - Stieg Larsson

8. The Detective's Daughter - Lesley Thomson

9. Never Tell - Alafair Burke

10. Taken - Jacqui Rose

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