List of the best Val McDermid books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Val McDermid is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of her work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Val McDermid who want to know which novels they should start reading first. Suspenseful and full of chills and thrills, these books will keep you turning the page. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out her work if you're a big reader.List includes Report for Murder, Conferences Are Murder and more. What are Val McDermid's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.