One of the top mystery novels of 2014 was "Revival: A Novel," by Stephen King, about the relationship between a boy and a minister over several decades. Another top mystery novel was "Personal: A Jack Reacher Novel," by Lee Child, which continues following Jack Reacher as he tracks an assassin.
The novel "The Secret Place (Dublin Murder Squad)," by Tana French, is about uncovering the mystery behind the murder of a famous teen heartthrob. The novel centers around the truth hidden in the secret world of teenagers. Another top novel from 2014 was "Wolf In White Van: A Novel" by John Darnielle. The story takes on the digital gaming world when two people take a game creator's game and make it a reality.
Another 2014 mystery novel is "The Laughing Monsters: A Novel" by Denis Johnson. The story centers around three friends and their secrets as they travel to Sierra Leone. In the novel "I Am Pilgrim," by Terry Hayes, a retired CIA operative is on the case of a serial killer who has brutally murdered four people. Daniel Silva's "The Heist: A Novel" is an art heist mystery that spans the globe. The man searching for the Caravaggio painting is an assassin and spy who has a cover as an art restorer.