Contemporary Thrillers

Dread of Winter by Susan Alice Bickford

The remote town of Oriska, New York, hasn’t been home for Sydney Lucerno for 13 years. She’s escaped the creeping addictions and long-simmering anger that are as much a part of the…

Lethal Savage by Dave Edlund  

Intent on saving humanity from itself, Darnell Price is presented with an outrageous and daring offer by a brilliant scientist. Believing history will view him as a courageous savior, Price accepts the…

Ball Park by John Farrow  

Montreal, 1975. Detective Émile Cinq-Mars is transferring from the Night Patrol—the notoriously tough department of officers in charge of watching over the city as it sleeps—to the day shift. His old superior…

Break the Silence by D. K. Hood

By Dani Brown D. K. Hood’s seventh book in the Kane and Alton Thriller series, BREAK THE SILENCE, is hard to put down. The story propelled me forward—and even kept me up…

After the Storm by Marietta Miles

By Jaden Terrell Marietta Miles likes her genres dark. The darker the better. Her roots as a writer are in horror, and when asked what attracts her to crime fiction in general…

Church of the Graveyard Saints by C. Joseph Greaves

You can never go home again. Whether as caution or lament, the adage meant nothing to Addie Decker because when Addie left the rural Southwest for college in Los Angeles, she vowed…

Night Killers: A Crime Thriller by R. Barri Flowers

By Azam Gill Award-winning and bestselling crime writer R. Barri Flowers has been acclaimed as “one of the best voices in modern mystery writing” by Statesman Journal, and “masterful” by Douglas Preston,…

Racked by Sue Coletta

By J. H. Bográn In her new novel, RACKED, author Sue Coletta returns to Grafton County, the setting of three previous thrillers featuring crime writer Sage Quintano and her husband, Niko. This…

Buried by Ellison Cooper

In Ellison Cooper’s suspense thriller BURIED, an FBI neuroscientist is on the trail of a serial killer who’s turned up the heat on a cold case… Senior Special Agent Sayer Altair studies…

Fishermen’s Court by Andrew Wolfendon

Finn Carroll is a failed artist living a marginal existence in his dead parents’ home. So why would a team of killers want to murder him and frame it as a suicide?…

Second Sight by Aoife Clifford

When Eliza Carmody returns to her small hometown after a destructive wildfire, she witnesses a crime that draws her back into the mysteries of a childhood she thought she’d left behind for…

The Last House Guest by Megan Miranda

By Adam Meyer After studying biology at MIT, a career as a thriller writer was not the natural path forward for New York Times bestselling author Megan Miranda. “Though I loved writing…

Images by Lauri Broadbent

When Professor Michael Peterson learns he has a terminal brain tumor and is faced with no other viable options, he promises complete confidentially to undergo an experimental and highly secretive operation in…

Whisper in the Night by D. K. Hood

By Basil Sands Lindy opened her eyes and struggled to make out the dark room around her. She’s bound at the wrists and tied to a chair, unable to move. Footsteps outside…

Girl in the Rearview Mirror by Kelsey Rae Dimberg

By Millie Naylor Hast In Kelsey Rae Dimberg’s debut thriller GIRL IN THE REARVIEW MIRROR, Finn Hunt lucks into the job of a lifetime when she becomes a nanny for a political…

Only When I Scream by E. V. Lind

By K. L. Romo Supernatural suspense author E. V. Lind melds action, art, and otherworldly intervention in her ghostly thriller ONLY WHEN I SCREAM (trilogy book two). Ivy Anderson had her entire…

Coyote’s Poison by Jennifer Lawler

By Millie Naylor Hast Jennifer Lawler takes a deep dive into organized crime in COYOTE’S POISON. Lily Gilmartin knows human traffickers and drug smugglers have a short life expectancy, but when her…

The Secrets We Bury by Debra Webb

By Jaden Terrell In her latest novel, USA Today and Publishers Weekly bestselling author Debra Webb brings back Dr. Rowan Dupont, the forensic psychiatrist introduced in The Undertaker’s Daughter. THE SECRETS WE…

Until the Day I Die by Emily Carpenter

By Millie Naylor Hast From Emily Carpenter, bestselling author of Every Single Secret, Burying the Honeysuckle Girls, and The Weight of Lies, comes a new psychological thriller, UNTIL THE DAY I DIE.…

Come and Get Me by August Norman

By P. J. Bodnar When critically-acclaimed investigative journalist Caitlin Bergman is invited back to her alma mater to accept the degree she wasn’t able to complete, she isn’t sure she can—it’s in…

They All Fall Down by Rachel Howzell Hall  

By Millie Naylor Hast Seven strangers in a mansion on a luxurious private island. Odd accidents. One by one, they fall. Agatha Christie? Think again. While THEY ALL FALL DOWN does pay…

A Room Full of Night by T. R. Kenneth

Stag Maguire, a burnt-out journalist hardly able to prop himself up in the wake of tragedy, agrees to help a friend move. They find an urgent message—HELP ME—written on a piece of…

The Unseen by Lisa Towles

By Tim O’Mara Lisa Towles, award-winning author of Choke, ventures into what for many readers will be familiar territory in her latest novel, THE UNSEEN. Forty years ago, archaeologist Rachel Careski discovered…

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