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Silvermeadow

by Barry Maitland Arcade (May 01, 2013)

Two Cases. One location. The first case, a girl gone missing, seems a decidedly local affair. The second, the return of a violent criminal who had fled the country, instantly attracts the interest of Scotland...


Circles in the Snow

by Patrick F. McManus Skyhorse (June 03, 2014)

Bo Tully, sheriff of Blight County, Idaho, has dealt with small-town crime throughout his long, storied career. Now, contemplating retirement after years on the job, Tully is faced with perhaps his most perplexing...


The Autism War

by Louis Conte Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

Tony Colletti, a good suburban cop and father, finds himself drawn into the controversy over vaccines and autism when he tries to uncover the truth behind the shadowy Vaccine Court. His dangerous journey forces...


Holding Lies

by John Larison Skyhorse (August 01, 2011)

With Holding Lies, John Larison takes us deep into a thriving subculture of the Northwest, one born of ferns and firs, rain and hot-springs, salmon and whitewater. He takes us even deeper into the troubles of...


Limbo

by Esther Figueroa Arcade (March 04, 2014)

Limbo is a character driven environmental murder mystery set in the shifting sands of Jamaica’s environmental policies. Flora is the dynamic leader of an environmental organization set to expose the corporate...


Sleeping Dogs

by Tony Vanderwarker Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

The Pentagon has a dirty, little secret they've been keeping quiet for forty years. During the Cold War, a number of live H-bombs were jettisoned and lost around the country as a result of mishaps and mid-air...


Naked Came the Post-Postmodernist

by Sarah Lawrence College, Writing Class Writ-3303-R & Melvin Jules Bukiet Arcade (November 01, 2013)

Who killed Eric Davenport? A senior mathematics professor at Underhill College has been found dead in his office, the victim of murder. At Underhill, a small liberal arts college with a pricy tuition and a pampered...


The Marx Sisters: A Kathy Kolla and David Brock Mystery

by Barry Maitland Arcade (January 23, 2012)

Detective Kathy Kolla's first case is one for the books. Meredith Winterbottom, a resident of Jerusalem Lane--a quaint section of London inhabited by Eastern European immigrants--and a great-granddaughter of...


The Tamarack Murders

by Patrick F. McManus Skyhorse (April 29, 2013)

Bo Tully, sheriff of Blight County, Idaho, has seen his share of small-town crime. Fact is, everyone in the area knows Tully, and knows his Blight Way of doing things. But when he and his deputy hike into the...


Murder chez Proust

by Estelle Monbrun Arcade (February 28, 2012)

When Adeline Bertrand-Verdon, the haughty, conniving president of the Proust Association, is murdered, Inspector Jean-Pierre Foucheroux is called on to lead the investigation. Soon Inspector Foucheroux is overwhelmed...


Riverwatcher

by Ronald Weber Skyhorse (March 19, 2013)

Lottery winner and ex-journalist Donal Fitzgerald joins forces with his girlfriend, DNR conservation officer Mercy Virdon, to solve the mysterious death of a beloved angler, Charlie, who was murdered in his...


The Ego Makers

by Donald Everett Axinn Arcade (February 14, 2012)

In a fast-paced, powerful novel of corporate America in the free-wheeling 1980s, a successful construction company executive is swept up in the risky, seductive world of big business and bigger egos.


The Stranger Inside

by Lisa Unger HQ (September 17, 2019)

‘BRILLIANT!!’ Suzy K Quinn ‘Thrilling’ Riley Sager ‘A smart, taut thriller’ Chris Bohjalian Praise for Lisa Unger: ‘The best nail-biter I have read for ages’ Lee Child ‘Gripping suspense at...


The Runaway

by Ali Harper One More Chapter (September 13, 2019)

She has nowhere left to turn…

A twisty, compelling, thought-provoking new crime thriller from a major new talent.

‘Outstanding, gritty and hard-hitting, yet woven with humour’ Jo Jakeman, author of Sticks...


The Last Seance

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (September 24, 2019)

From the Queen of Suspense, an all-new collection of her spookiest and most sinister stories, including an Agatha Christie story never before published in the USA, The Wife of Kenite!

“Reading a perfectly plotted...


The Fallout: Free Sampler

by Rebecca Thornton HarperCollins (September 05, 2019)

‘A fizzing, unputdownable, gripping readSunday Times bestseller, Elizabeth Day

The perfect page-turnerSunday Times bestseller, Susan Lewis

At the school gates, there’s no such thing as yesterday’s...


The Flood

by Rachel Bennett One More Chapter (September 02, 2019)

A gripping, atmospheric crime novel about a town on the edge of collapse, and a murder that shakes the community. Perfect for fans of The Dry.

When Daniela Cain returns to her small hometown after seven years’...


The Verdict

by Olivia Isaac-Henry One More Chapter (August 12, 2019)

LOVED LOVED LOVED this!!’ Reader review A cheating wife. An estranged mother. But is she guilty of murder?

Please raise your right hand.

An affair at work has cost Julia Winter her job and her marriage....


At Your Door (A DCI Anna Tate Crime Thriller, Book 2)

by J. P. Carter Avon (July 22, 2019)

What happens when the past comes back to kill you?

When DCI Anna Tate is called to the gruesome discovery of a dead woman found on Barnes Common, she is plunged into a high?profile investigation involving a...


Lies Lies Lies

by Adele Parks HQ (July 22, 2019)

SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER! 'Gripping, moving and elegantly written' Marian Keyes ‘Completely addictive’ Ruth Jones ‘Taut and thrilling’ Veronica Henry

Daisy and Simon’s marriage is great,...


The Dead Wife

by Sue Fortin HarperCollins (July 12, 2019)

The USA Today and #1 eBook bestseller of The Girl Who Lied and Sister Sister

SINCLAIR WIFE DEAD!  HUSBAND CLEARED! 

Police have ruled out suspicious circumstances in the investigation into the death of...


Bodies from the Library 2: Forgotten Stories of Mystery and Suspense by the Queens of Crime and other Masters of Golden Age Detection

by Tony Medawar Collins Crime Club (July 11, 2019)

This anthology of rare stories of crime and suspense brings together 15 tales from the Golden Age of Detective Fiction for the first time in book form, including a newly discovered Gervase Fen novella by Edmund...


Her Sister’s Secret

by E.V. Seymour One More Chapter (July 05, 2019)

A liar in the family…

Rosamund Lupton’s Sister meets The Woman in the Window in this gripping thriller brimming with suspense and lies!

When Molly Napier’s sister Scarlet is killed in a road accident...


Beach Bodies: Part Two

by Ross Armstrong HQ Digital (July 05, 2019)

Part Two of the gripping Beach Bodies thriller by Ross Armstrong

Will they get off the island alive?

Following the discovery of a headless corpse, the contestants on ‘Sex on the Beach’ – the most popular...


The Guilty Friend

by Joanne Sefton One More Chapter (June 24, 2019)

One of them is dead. One of them is lying.

Alex, Karen and Misty were an inseparable trio at university. But when Alex died suddenly, the remaining two friends could no longer look each other in the eye, knowing...


The Missing Wife

by Sam Carrington Avon (June 27, 2019)

You think you know those closest to you. You are wrong…

A sleep-deprived new mother approaching her fortieth birthday, the very last thing Louisa wants to do is celebrate.

But when her friend Tiff organises...


Beach Bodies: Part One

by Ross Armstrong HQ Digital (June 07, 2019)

Ten hopeful contestants. A popular island-based reality TV show. And one headless corpse . . .

Bronzed, beautiful and hungry for love, the contestants on ‘Sex on the Beach’ – the most-watched show on TV...


The Girl Before You

by Nicola Rayner Avon (May 27, 2019)

‘So addictive, it should come with a health warning’ Observer

She was his.

She was perfect.

And then, she was gone.

If you liked My Lovely Wife, you’ll love this.

Alice has always been haunted by the...


Dead Inside (Maggie Jamieson Crime Thriller, Book 1)

by Noelle Holten One More Chapter (May 31, 2019)

‘Hugely confident … harrowing, visceral … recommended’ Ian Rankin

‘Kept me hooked’ Angela Marsons

‘An excellent read’ Martina Cole

'Gritty, dark and chilling’ Mel Sherratt

A dark and gripping...


Out of the Ashes: A DI Maya Rahman novel

by Vicky Newham HQ (May 30, 2019)

‘INCENDIARY, TIMELY AND AUTHENTIC’ Crime Monthly

‘ORIGINAL AND DISTURBING’ Sunday Times

’UNDERLINES HOW FINE A WRITER NEWHAM IS’ Daily Mail

When a flash mob on Brick Lane is interrupted by a...


All That’s Dead: The new Logan McRae crime thriller from the No.1 bestselling author (Logan McRae, Book 12)

by Stuart MacBride HarperCollins (May 30, 2019)

There’s a darkness in the heart of Scotland…

The stunning new Logan McRae thriller from No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller Stuart MacBride.

Scream all you want, no one can hear…

Inspector Logan McRae is looking...


All That’s Dead: The new Logan McRae crime thriller from the No.1 bestselling author (Logan McRae, Book 12)

by Stuart MacBride HarperCollins (May 20, 2019)

There’s a darkness in the heart of Scotland…

The stunning new Logan McRae thriller from No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller Stuart MacBride.

Scream all you want, no one can hear…

Inspector Logan McRae is looking...


Till Death Do Us Part

by Stephen Edger One More Chapter (May 17, 2019)

The wedding vows are exchanged, then the nightmare begins…

‘A heart-in-the-mouth, tense and incredibly gripping read that kept me awake until the small hours’ Carol Wyer, author of The Birthday

‘Edger...


The Never Game: The gripping new thriller from the No.1 bestselling author

by Jeffery Deaver HarperCollins (May 14, 2019)

Escape or die trying…

No.1 international bestseller Jeffery Deaver returns with a stunning new thriller – the first in an exciting series featuring enigmatic investigator Colter Shaw.

‘Masterful storytelling...


Tick Tock

by Mel Sherratt Avon (May 02, 2019)

‘Fans of MARTINA COLE will love this’ Katerina Diamond

A gripping new series from million-copy bestseller Mel Sherratt.

Praise for Mel Sherratt:

‘I love all Mel Sherratt’s books’ IAN RANKIN

‘Twists...


Gone in the Night (Alex Devlin)

by Mary-Jane Riley One More Chapter (May 03, 2019)

A twisty and compelling thriller perfect for fans of C L Taylor, K L Slater and B A Paris.

Some secrets are deadly…

 

When the victim of a car crash begs journalist Alex Devlin for help before disappearing...


Have You Seen Her

by Lisa Hall HQ (May 02, 2019)

‘A classic twisting mystery from queen of suspense Lisa Hall … the epilogue delivers a wild twist … the bond between Anna and Laurel the perfect anchor for the dark investigation’ WOMAN’S OWN

Brilliantly...


Perfect Crime (A DI Callanach Thriller, Book 5)

by Helen Fields Avon (April 18, 2019)

Your darkest moment is your most vulnerable…

Stephen Berry is about to jump off a bridge until a suicide prevention counsellor stops him. A week later, Stephen is dead. Found at the bottom of a cliff, DI Luc...


A Mother’s Secret

by Tess Stimson Avon (April 18, 2019)

Of course you trust your family…

But should you?

‘Dark, twisty and addictive. I couldn't put it down’ LISA JEWELL

On the outside, Maddie is a happy young mother, running a charity as well as a household....


Cruel Acts (Maeve Kerrigan, Book 8)

by Jane Casey HarperCollins (April 18, 2019)

The Sunday Times bestseller!

From award-winning author Jane Casey comes a powerful Maeve Kerrigan crime thriller which will keep you on the edge of your seat until the final page!

Guilty?

A year ago, Leo Stone...


The Drowned Woman (The Sarah Bennett Mysteries, Book 3)

by Terry Lynn Thomas HQ Digital (April 16, 2019)

Family secrets won’t always stay buried… December 1937.

When Zeke’s sister-in-law Rachel Caen was found dead on Christmas Eve, her family assumed that she had taken her own life.

Now five years later,...


Before She Was Found

by Heather Gudenkauf HQ (April 16, 2019)

‘Eerily page-turning and wonderfully twisty.’ Kimberly McCreight, New York Times bestselling author

One of them knows what happened that night…

For twelve-year-old Cora Landry and her friends Violet and...


The House of Secrets (The Sarah Bennett Mysteries, Book 2)

by Terry Lynn Thomas HQ Digital (April 11, 2019)

Sarah Bennett has two secrets: she sees ghosts, and she is in love with a spy.

When Sarah takes a job with occult expert Dr Matthew Geisler, he promises to help her understand the sorrowful spirit that seems...


Envy

by Amanda Robson Avon (April 04, 2019)

She wants your life – and she’ll do anything to get it…

Erica has always wanted to be exactly like her neighbour, Faye: beautiful, thin, and a mother. But Faye’s life isn’t as perfect as it seems –...


Without a Trace

by Carissa Ann Lynch One More Chapter (April 05, 2019)

The USA Today and Wall Street Journal Bestseller!

Lily’s gone.

Someone took her.

Unless she was she never there…

A little girl has gone missing.

Lily was last seen being tucked into bed by her adoring...


Dead Man’s Daughter (A DI Meg Dalton thriller, Book 2)

by Roz Watkins HQ (April 04, 2019)

A gripping and powerful thriller set in the atmospheric Peak District that will have you on the edge of your seat. Perfect for fans of Val McDermid, Susie Steiner and Broadchurch.

***

She was racing towards...


The King’s Evil (James Marwood & Cat Lovett, Book 3)

Marwood and Lovett #3

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (April 04, 2019)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The Ashes of London and The Fire Court comes the next book in the phenomenally successful series following James Marwood.

A royal scandal… 

In the Court of Charles II, it’s...


Sleep

by C.L. Taylor Avon (March 18, 2019)

Seven guests. Seven secrets. One killer. Do you dare to SLEEP?

‘Beware! Sleep does not do what it says on the tin: I was awake until the small hours under its dark and twisty spell.’ FIONA BARTON

All Anna...


My Sister’s Lies

by S.D. Robertson Avon (March 21, 2019)

The USA Today and Kindle Top #25 Bestseller

‘A real tear-jerker’ THE SUN

‘A stunning read’ MIRANDA DICKINSON

For a decade, Hannah’s life has been pretty close to perfect – she has a great job,...


A Version of the Truth: A twisting, clever read for fans of Anatomy of a Scandal

by B P Walter Avon (March 20, 2019)

We all see what we want to see…

Readers love B P Walter:

‘Character driven, tense and skilfully woven over two timelines, this is a brilliant read.’ Amazon Reviewer

‘The writing is tense and atmospheric.’...