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Suspense & Thriller

A Suspense mystery (often called a "Thriller") is a mystery that creates a feeling of tension and uncertainty. When you're reading a book with this kind of tension, it's tough not to feel intensely interested in the outcome, and feel a kinship with the main characters. These are "page-turner" books that keep you up all night in a constant state breathtaking entertainment, furiously reading to find out what happens next.

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Quiet Neighbors
Quiet Neighbors
A Novel
By: Catriona McPherson
Type: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket | English | 9780738747620
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A woman on the run blows the dust off a series of deadly secrets  It’s the oldest bookshop in a town full of bookshops; rambling and disordered, full of treasures if you look hard. Jude... [read more]


Beautiful Losers
Beautiful Losers
A Novel of Suspense

A Kim Slade Novel #1
By: Eve Seymour
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738746432
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Kim Slade has many admirers, but only one wants her dead. Kim Slade is a clinical psychologist specializing in young women with eating disorders. She also has someone who specializes in her: an... [read more]


The Drum Within
The Drum Within

A Denise Aragon Novel #1
By: James R. Scarantino
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738747743
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Santa Fe Detective Denise Aragon and her partner are called to investigate a murder on U.S. Forest Service land only to be pulled away to investigate the murder of Linda Fager, wife of ruthless... [read more]


Night Road
Night Road
A Novel of Suspense
By: Brendan DuBois
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738746395
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A tangled web of violence and betrayal drive this story of international intrigue After a dishonorable discharge from a top-notch covert Coast Guard position, Zach Morrow is left with almost nothing.... [read more]


The Locker
The Locker
A Novel of Suspense

A Cruxys Solutions Investigation #1
By: Adrian Magson
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738746722
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Hello, Nancy. You’re at your usual locker at Fitness Plus. The time is 09:15. Your cell phone is dead, your home phone won’t answer and your daughter, Beth, is home with the nanny. It... [read more]


Beneath the Tor
Beneath the Tor

A Shaman Mystery #3
By: Nina Milton
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738743820
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After dancing through the night on Midsummer Eve at the Glastonbury Tor, Alys Hollingberry suddenly dies. Sabbie Dare is in shock over the news, and when Alys’s shamanic guru confesses that she... [read more]


The Child Garden
The Child Garden
A Novel
By: Catriona McPherson
Type: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket | English | 9780738745497
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Eden was its name. “An alternative school for happy children.” But it closed in disgrace after a student’s suicide. Now it’s a care home, the grounds neglected and overgrown.... [read more]


The Reckoning Stones
The Reckoning Stones
A Novel of Suspense
By: Laura DiSilverio
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738745114
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Nobody believed that Pastor Matt raped her. The tight-knit religious community punished her when she spoke out, expected fifteen-year-old Mercy to repent for making false allegations. Instead, she... [read more]


Promises to Keep
Promises to Keep

A Sabrina Vaughn Novel #3
By: Maegan Beaumont
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738744506
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When your past comes back to kill you . . . For years Michael O’Shea has been forced to act as a personal assassin for Livingston Shaw, the cold-blooded puppet master who controls the remote... [read more]


Hidden Vices
Hidden Vices

A Megan McGinn Novel #2
By: C.J. Carpenter
Type: Trade Paperback | English | 9780738741987
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Desperate to escape Manhattan after her last case and her parents’ deaths, NYPD Detective Megan McGinn takes an open-ended leave of absence from the job she once loved. Arriving at a rented... [read more]


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When I was doing research for my new book, Ghosts of Lincoln, I found a particularly delightful tale in several collections. The story goes that when Winston Churchill was staying at the White House, it was said that Churchill was staying in one of Lincoln's old rooms and emerged from the bathtub, dripping wet and completely naked, to find the... read this article
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Cover Me in Darkness Cover Me in Darkness
A Mystery

By: Eileen Rendahl
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Don't Tell Anyone Don't Tell Anyone
A Mystery

By: Eleanor Gray
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Judgment of Murder Judgment of Murder
By: C.S. Challinor
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Rhythm & Clues Rhythm & Clues
By: Sue Ann Jaffarian
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Close Call Close Call
By: Laura DiSilverio
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