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Cry Darkness

Hilary Bonner - Severn House Publishers; Main edition
Format: Hardcover

Caught off-guard when she receives an unexpected phone call from an old friend she hasn't seen in 20 years, Dr Sandy Jones gives Connie Pike a polite brush-off. A few days later, she learns that Connie has been killed in an explosion at her Princeton laboratory. Consumed by guilt,...
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The Lingering

SJI Holliday - Orenda Books
Format: Paperback

A twisty, chilling psychological thriller cum gothic ghost story set in a Victorian psychiatric home ... with a disturbing history 'Saunters from creepy to genuinely terrifying ... I was completely unable to put it down' Elizabeth Haynes 'In the new wave of gothic novels,...
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Scrublands

Chris Hammer - Touchstone
Format: Hardcover

In the vein of The Dry and Before the Fall, a town's dark secrets come to light in the aftermath of a young priest's unthinkable last act in this arresting and searing debut thriller.In Riversend, an isolated rural community afflicted by an endless drought, a young priest...
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Never Ask Me

Jeff Abbott - Grand Central Publishing
Format: Hardcover

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px 'Times New Roman'} Each of us has a question we dread. In a quiet neighborhood in the wealthy Austin suburb of Lakehaven, the body of Danielle Roberts is discovered on a park bench. Danielle was a beloved member of the community,...
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The Frolic of the Beasts

Yukio Mishima - Vintage
Format: Paperback

Translated into English for the first time, a gripping short novel about an affair gone wrong, from the acclaimed Japanese author, Yukio Mishima. Set in rural Japan shortly after World War II, The Frolic of the Beasts tells the story of a strange and utterly absorbing love triangle between...
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The Island: A Thriller

Ragnar Jonasson - Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover

The newest superstar on the Icelandic crime fiction scene has arrived with a superb followup to The Darkness. Shortlisted for the Crime Novel of the Year Award in IcelandThird Place, Novel of the Year Award 2016 in Iceland, selected by booksellersOne of the bestselling novels in Iceland...
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Murder Below Zero: A Maxine Benson Mystery

John Lawrence Reynolds - Orca Book Publishers
Format: Paperback

It's almost summer in small town Port Ainslie. Or is it? Temperatures are so far below normal that Police Chief Maxine Benson and her team are wearing sweaters. But is it cold enough to freeze the body of the man found in a ditch on the outskirts of town one morning? Maxine starts to investigate,...
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A Silent Stabbing

Alyssa Maxwell - Kensington
Format: Hardcover

As England recovers from its costly involvement in the Great War, Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her lady's maid, Eva Huntford, find the steady comforts of their lives unsettled by a local case of murder . . . Eva is excited for a visit from her sister Alice, who lives in Suffolk with...
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Callous

Ken Bruen - MysteriousPress.com/Open Road
Format: Paperback

Kate Mitchell's in the process of kicking her heroin addiction - with the help of alcohol - when a letter arrives informing her that her aunt in Ireland has passed away and bequeathed her a home near the ocean. This could be the start of a new and better life for Kate, far away from...
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The North Face of the Heart

Dolores Redondo - Amazon Crossing
Format: Hardcover

Amaia Salazar, a young detective from the north of Spain, has joined a group of trainees at the FBI Academy in Virginia. Haunted by her past and having already tracked down a predator on her own, Amaia is no typical rookie. And this is no ordinary student lecture at Quantico. FBI agent...
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