Back Mystery & Thrillers | December Newsletter

SelectReads News
Simple News Pro
  Mystery & Thrillers  
The Best Bad Things: A Novel

Katrina Marie Carrasco · MCD
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

"A brazen, brawny, sexy standout of a historical thrill ride, The Best Bad Things is full of unforgettable characters and insatiable appetites. I was riveted. Painstakingly researched and pulsing with adrenaline, Carrasco's debut will leave you thirsty for more." -- Lyndsay Faye,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Moscow Sleepers: A Liz Carlyle Novel

Stella Rimington · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Homeland and The Night Manager, the latest thriller in Stella Rimington's bestselling espionage series sees Liz Carlyle investigating a sinister Russian plot.A Russian immigrant lies dying in a hospice in upstate Vermont. When a stranger visits, claiming to be a childhood...
Read More check catalog
 
 
King Maybe

Timothy Hallinan · Soho Crime
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Los Angeles burglar Junior Bender is in the middle of burgling a house and has just gotten his hands on one of the world's rarest stamps when the job goes terrifically wrong. After barely escaping, Junior realizes the danger is far from over. He's gotten himself on the wrong side of a man whose...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Nightwatcher

Wendy Corsi Staub · Harper; Original edition
Format: Paperback

“If you like Mary Higgins Clark, you’ll love Wendy Corsi Staub.” —Lisa Jackson, bestselling author of DeviousOne of the most exciting of the new breed of thriller and suspense writers, Wendy Corsi Staub asks, “Are you ever truly safe...even in your own home?”...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Walking on My Grave

Carolyn G Hart · Berkley Prime Crime
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

In the latest Death on Demand Mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Don't Go Home book seller Annie Darling learns murder and money go hand in hand...Annie's friend and fellow shop owner Ves Roundtree is a very wealthy woman. Her rich brother entrusted her with his estate...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Under the Harrow: A Novel

Flynn Berry · Penguin Books
Pages: 218
Format: Print book

NAMED ONE OF THE SUMMER'S BEST BOOKS BY ELLE · VOGUE · COSMOPOLITAN · GOOD HOUSEKEEPING · REAL SIMPLE · THE HUFFINGTON POST · REFINERY29 · PUREWOW · MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE · AND MORE"An exquisitely taut and intense debut thriller." - Maureen Corrigan,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Kill 'Em with Cayenne: A Spice Shop Mystery

Gail Oust · Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover

Kill 'Em with Cayenne, a brand new finger-lickin' good mystery from Gail Oust, featuring small-town Georgia spice shop owner Piper Prescott, a smart and spunky amateur sleuth.Spices are flying off the shelves of Spice It Up!, and Piper Prescott couldn't be happier. It's...
Read More check catalog
 
 
A Borrowing of Bones

PAULA MUNIER · Minotaur Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The first in a gripping new mystery series by literary agent Paula Munier, about a retired MP and bomb-sniffing dog who become embroiled in an investigation in the beautiful Vermont wildernessIt may be the Fourth of July weekend, but for retired soldier Mercy Carr and Belgian Malinois Elvis,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
BLOOD IS BLOOD

WILL THOMAS · ST MARTIN'S PRESS
Format: Print book

Read More check catalog
 
 
The Chalk Man: A Novel

C J Tudor · Crown
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The must-read thriller of 2018, this riveting and relentlessly compelling psychological suspense debut will keep readers guessing right up to the shocking endingIn 1986, Eddie and his friends are just kids on the verge of adolescence. They spend their days biking around their sleepy little...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Kittens Can Kill: A Pru Marlowe Pet Noir

Clea Simon · Poisoned Pen Press; 1 edition
Format: Print book

The dead don't keep pets. So when animal behaviorist expert Pru Marlowe gets a call about a kitten, she doesn't expect to find the cuddly creature playing beside the cooling body of prominent Beauville lawyer David Canaday. Heart attack? His three adult daughters angrily blame drug...
Read More check catalog
 
 
A Shattered Circle: A Novel

Kevin Egan · Forge
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

After an accident leaves New York City judge William Lonergan mentally impaired, his wife, Barbara, who doubles as the judge's confidential secretary, is determined to protect his health, his career, and his reputation. Barbara and Larry Seagle, the judge's law clerk, support Judge...
Read More check catalog
 
 
A Divided Spy

Charles Cumming · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 358
Format: Hardcover

In A Divided Spy, a brilliant novel of modern espionage by New York Times bestselling author Charles Cumming, MI6's Thomas Kell faces off against a handsome and charismatic Russian double agent."Astonishingly masterful . . . riveting." -- Valerie Plame, New York Times bestselling...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Unpunished

Lisa Black · Kensington Pub Corp
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Maggie Gardiner, a forensic expert who studies the dead, and Jack Renner, a homicide cop who stalks the living, form an uneasy partnership to solve a series of murders in this powerful new thriller by the bestselling author of That Darkness. It begins with the kind of bizarre death that...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The White Magic Five and Dime

Steve Hockensmith · Midnight Ink
Format: Print book

Much to Alanis McLachlan's surprise, her estranged con-woman mother has left her an inheritance: The White Magic Five & Dime, a shop in tiny Berdache, Arizona. Reluctantly traveling to Berdache to claim her new property, Alanis decides to stay and pick up her mother's tarot...
Read More check catalog