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The Takeover by Muriel Spark, Brian Morton
The Takeover
Muriel Spark, Brian Morton
The Takeover, Muriel Spark's fourteenth novel, was first published in 1976.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2018
Genuine Fraud by E. Lockhart
Genuine Fraud
E. Lockhart
Wonderfully chilling, this is another thrilling treat from E. Lockhart, author of We Were Liars. Two girls, in an intense relationship are both looking for escape but at what cost? When one disappears events suddenly become darker and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2018
Fault Lines by Doug Johnstone
Fault Lines
Doug Johnstone
Brilliantly constructed speculative crime fiction A classic whodunit Dark psychological suspense Doug Johnstone returns with his most explosive and original thriller yet... Short, sharp, punchy. As a reimagined Edinburgh sits with a volcano on the doorstep, volcanologist Surtsey discovers the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2018
Darling The Controversial Thriller with a Shocking Twist by Rachel Edwards
Darling The Controversial Thriller with a Shocking Twist
Rachel Edwards
A white teenage girl clashes with her new black stepmother in this debut reading group thriller Prepare yourself, this is a slicing, clever, wonderfully captivating tale ready to twist thoughts, to skewer feelings. Thomas falls in love with Darling, his...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/05/2018
The Cult on Fog Island by Mariette Lindstein
The Cult on Fog Island
Mariette Lindstein
`I loved it...terrifying' Lisa Hall The deadliest trap is the one you don't see... LoveReading comment to follow....
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/05/2018
The Cliff House by Amanda Jennings
The Cliff House
Amanda Jennings
'A beautiful, stirring story of loss and obsession' Lisa Jewell Some friendships are made to be broken This book is currently being read by our editorial experts. The reviews will show here soon...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/05/2018
The Old You by Louise Voss
The Old You
Louise Voss
A tense, Hitchcockian psychological thriller in which nothing is as it seems, every truth might be a lie, and the past looms ever larger over the present, The Old You is a nail-bitingly modern slice of domestic noir.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/05/2018
Her Hidden Life A Captivating Story of Romance, Danger and Risking it All for Love by V. S. Alexander
Her Hidden Life A Captivating Story of Romance, Danger and Risking it All for Love
V. S. Alexander
A forbidden love. A deadly secret. `An absorbing, well-researched story that brings to life an extraordinary period in history' GILL PAUL, bestselling author of The Secret Wife This book is currently being read by our editorial experts. The reviews will...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018
The Rabbit Hunter by Lars Kepler
The Rabbit Hunter
Lars Kepler
It begins with a nursery rhyme. Nineteen minutes later you die... The sixth gripping thriller in Lars Kepler's internationally bestselling series featuring Joona Linna. Perfect for fans of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbo.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018
The Colour of Bee Larkham's Murder by Sarah J. Harris
The Colour of Bee Larkham's Murder
Sarah J. Harris
Our narrator Jasper is thirteen years old. He has synaesthesia which means he hears sounds, voices etc as colours and recognises individual by those colours and not by any physical appearances. We spend nearly a hundred pages learning about the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018
My Mother's Secret A brilliantly twisty, tense and chilling novel of deception... by Sanjida Kay
My Mother's Secret A brilliantly twisty, tense and chilling novel of deception...
Sanjida Kay
April 2018 Book of the Month The intriguing title more than delivers in this entirely captivating read. Three stories belonging to Emma, Stella and Lizzie, fuse together into one. Emma lives life constantly balanced on the edge of fear, 14...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018
The Craftsman by Sharon Bolton
The Craftsman
Sharon Bolton
Deliciously and thrillingly creepy, The Craftsman is an intensely gripping, superb read. Thirty years ago Larry Glassbrook confessed and was imprisoned for a series of child murders. Florence Lovelady was at the beginning of her career when she was involved...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018
White Bodies by Jane Robins
White Bodies
Jane Robins
Terrific, a two-sitting read if you can give it the space. Twin sisters, chalk and cheese; Callie, the narrator, plain and ordinary, Tilda, beautiful, ambitious and a successful actress. Tilda falls for an OCD controlling hedge-fund manager Felix, very rich....
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018
Keeper by Johana Gustawsson
Keeper
Johana Gustawsson
April 2018 Book of the Month Oh wow, this is a slicing, chilling, whammy of a read that has left me reeling. In 2015 an actress is abducted, the case has all the hallmarks of a murderer who was locked...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/04/2018
The Boy Who Saw A Gripping Thriller That Will Keep You Hooked by Simon Toyne
The Boy Who Saw A Gripping Thriller That Will Keep You Hooked
Simon Toyne
April 2018 Book of the Month In Solomon Creed we were introduced to a mysterious hero, a Jack Reacher/Superman cross with shades of Jason Bourne. This is his second adventure which, if you’ve not read the first you will certainly...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2018
The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye: Continuing Stieg Larsson's Millennium Series by David Lagercrantz
The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye: Continuing Stieg Larsson's Millennium Series
David Lagercrantz
THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO LIVES ON.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2018
The Hanged Man by Simon Kernick
The Hanged Man
Simon Kernick
From Sunday Times bestselling author Simon Kernick comes the thrilling second instalment in the Bone Field series, featuring the return of DI Ray Mason and PI Tina Boyd.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
Turn a Blind Eye by Vicky Newham
Turn a Blind Eye
Vicky Newham
An absorbing, fresh, and ultimately incredibly satisfying police procedural and start to a new series. DI Maya Rahman and DS Dan Maguire investigate the murder of a Head Teacher at an East London School, another murder plunges the investigators into...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018
Persons Unknown by Susie Steiner
Persons Unknown
Susie Steiner
Manon Bradshaw of Missing, Presumed is back only she is now pregnant, attached to the Cambridgeshire police but working on cold cases until a murder occurs close to the school her adopted son attends. He is arrested for it. He is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
The Pharmacist's Wife by Vanessa Tait
The Pharmacist's Wife
Vanessa Tait
March 2018 Book of the Month Oh my, this is a fascinating, darkly powerful novel with biting attitude, set in Victorian Edinburgh. In the laboratory above a newly opened pharmacy, a wonder-drug is created, as the pharmacist experiments, his wife...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
Friends and Traitors by John (Author) Lawton
Friends and Traitors
John (Author) Lawton
A book of very distinct halves, the first introducing (or familiarising if you’ve read Lawson’s Troy series before) his society and characters, the second a beautifully paced spy story. The Troy series, of which this is one, fluctuates between the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018
Dead Letters by Caite Dolan-Leach
Dead Letters
Caite Dolan-Leach
A dramatic and oh so readable family tale, with enough tension playing through the pages to sink a battleship. Two years ago Ava vowed never to speak to her twin sister Zelda again, when an email arrives declaring Zelda dead,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
Perfect Match by D. B. Thorne
Perfect Match
D. B. Thorne
This is a heart in mouth, positively thrilling read, likely to scare you out of your wits if you've ever tried online dating and dating apps without putting safeguards in place. A serial killer is hunting down his victims as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
The Midnight Line (Jack Reacher 22) by Lee Child
The Midnight Line (Jack Reacher 22)
Lee Child

Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2018
End Game by Matt Johnson
End Game
Matt Johnson
A fiery, fast-paced, bullet of a read, and the last in the Robert Finlay trilogy. Continuing on from ‘Deadly Game’, Robert Finlay and Kevin Jones find themselves in the middle of a whole heap of trouble. A Superintendent from the Complaints Investigation...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2018
He Said/She Said the must-read Richard and Judy Book Club thriller 2018 by Erin Kelly
He Said/She Said the must-read Richard and Judy Book Club thriller 2018
Erin Kelly
RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICK 2018 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER SIMON MAYO RADIO 2 BOOK CLUB PICK SHORTLISTED FOR CRIME AND THRILLER BOOK OF THE YEAR 'I'm calling it: THIS is the book I wish I'd written' Clare Mackintosh, author...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2018
The Fear The Sensational New Thriller from the Sunday Times Bestseller, Now in a Brand New Look for 2018 by C. L. Taylor
The Fear The Sensational New Thriller from the Sunday Times Bestseller, Now in a Brand New Look for 2018
C. L. Taylor
`Claustrophobic and compelling' KARIN SLAUGHTER `A rollercoaster with multiple twists' DAILY MAIL 'A million dollar new story from a million selling author' SARAH PINBOROUGH Sometimes your first love won't let you go...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2018
The Burial Hour Lincoln Rhyme Book 13 by Jeffery Deaver
The Burial Hour Lincoln Rhyme Book 13
Jeffery Deaver
'If you want thrills, Deaver is your man' Guardian Number one bestselling author and master of suspense Jeffery Deaver returns with the thirteenth Lincoln Rhyme thriller, which sees a crime go global...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2018
Fifty Fifty (Harriet Blue 2) by James Patterson
Fifty Fifty (Harriet Blue 2)
James Patterson

Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2018
Hangman by Daniel Cole
Hangman
Daniel Cole
Oh my word! This is knock-out of a read, punchy and raw, it made me flinch and yet I couldn’t stop, didn’t want to stop reading. If you haven’t yet read ‘Ragdoll’, do start there, mostly because it’s truly fabulous,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/03/2018
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