Mystery & Thriller

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“Mina’s touch with the dark, gritty, and disturbing is that of an expert, and this book is a persuasive and frightening page-turner.”

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“restful yet stimulating reading . . .”

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“Aptly taps into a creeping sense that scientific advancements are endangering the world in ways that are almost too difficult for most everyday people to comprehend.”

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“The premise in The Silent Conspiracy is a good one, the tension is high, and the characters are well developed.”

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“Close enough to Christie’s own style that the reader could segue from Murder on the Orient Express into this present novel without a stumble.”

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“A social commentary, revealing the evolving of a conspiracy very much at work today, targeting not only a specific minority but also any less privileged group, regardless of race or age.”

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"Don't Look for Me is truly spine-tingling!"

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“Under Pressure is a thriller that’s fun, entertaining, and challenging.”

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“Several doors are opened in The Darkest Evening to launch more stories.

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“Deft with prose, inventive with structure, and gruesome in his delivery, Palahniuk’s latest will no doubt test some readers’ stomachs, while simultaneously guaranteeing him a brand-new bat

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“Blackburn has created a clever mystery that follows a direct path to revelations about the killer, as well as Summer’s growth and acceptance of her inheritance—a bookstore that she never l

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“Throughout the story, Maxwell weaves new and enticing situations that make the reader turn the page.”

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“the story is a deep dive into human psychology and the eternal battle between good and evil.

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“Like with the best plot-driven novels, you need to know what happens at the end. Like with the best character-driven novels, you bleed with them along the way.”

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“Winter Counts is a notable debut by an author who clearly has many important and insightful things to say about life on the reservation.”

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“With plenty of red herrings and plot twists—along with a dash of shopping jargon and lively product descriptions—this quick, breezy read is the perfect late summer escapism.”

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“The story emphasizes the victim’s horror and fear plus the residual guilt of having survived, and the killer’s scorn for his victims as well as his conceit that he’s managed to evade arres

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Successful thrillers and adventure stories meet these criteria:

• tight, lean prose

• fast-moving plot

• a dangerous situation with high stakes

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Behind the Red Door by Megan Collins is a chilling psychological drama as disturbing as it is mysterious.”

 

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“Powerful and compelling, the prose gets to the heart of parenting as well as self-doubt, anxiety, and heartbreak—a read many parents, especially those who have endured difficult deliveries

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“. . . a Mean Girls reunion . . .”

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“Montclair does a good job of keeping the reader on his or her toes until the very end."

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“The Hollow Ones is definitely recommended reading for everyone with a taste for occult detective fiction . . .”

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“Anna Gerard’s cozy mystery, Peachy Scream, is a fun read. . . . Her writing style flows easily with some humor sprinkled throughout the story.”

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“Don't make any plans for tomorrow, people. You're not going anywhere until you finish this book. And you'll need time to catch your breath, too.”

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