07 Apr 2020

Category: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Mystery

A Death in Summer: A Novel (Quirke) 

One of The Chicago Tribune’s Best Reads of 2011 One of Dublin’s most powerful men meets a violent end— and an acknowledged master of crime fiction delivers his most gripping novel yet On a sweltering summer afternoon, newspaper tycoon Richard Jewell—known to his many enemies…

Literary

My Husband’s Wife: A Novel 

“[A] must-read thriller . . . My Husband’s Wife has an ending that will change the way you view marriage forever.” —Bustle “If you loved Gone Girl and The Talented Mr. Ripley, you’ll love My Husband’s Wife. It’s got every thriller’s trifecta: love, marriage, and…

Mystery

Dry County: A Novel 

A dark vision of American religion and politics, Dry County is a portrait of a man willing to do anything to hold on to his power—including murder. Richard Weatherford is a successful small-town preacher in the Arkansas Ozarks. He’s a proud husband and father of…

Mystery

The Inugami Curse (Pushkin Vertigo) 

A fiendish classic murder mystery, from one of Japan’s greatest crime writers, featuring the country’s best-loved detective In 1940s Japan, the wealthy head of the Inugami clan dies, and his family eagerly await the reading of the will. But no sooner are its strange details…

Mystery

The Honjin Murders (Pushkin Vertigo) 

One of Japan’s greatest classic murder mysteries, introducing their best loved detective, translated into English for the first time In the winter of 1937, the village of Okamura is abuzz with excitement over the forthcoming wedding of a son of the grand Ichiyanagi family. But…

Fantasy

The Perfect World of Miwako Sumida 

From the critically acclaimed author of Rainbirds comes a novel of tragedy and dark histories set in Japan. University sophomore Miwako Sumida has hanged herself, leaving those closest to her reeling. In the months before her suicide, she was hiding away in a remote mountainside…

Mystery

Angelica’s Grotto (Bloomsbury Paperbacks) 

Angelica’s Grotto is a pornographic website into which seventy-two-year-old art historian Harold Klein wanders one evening. Klein, a walking catalogue of infirmities, known to medical consultants as ‘he who declines to hop the twig’, may not be up to much physically but there’s a lot…

Genre Fiction

The Sun Down Motel 

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Something hasn’t been right at the roadside Sun Down Motel for a very long time, and Carly Kirk is about to find out why in this chilling new novel from the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of…

Genre Fiction

The Lucky One: A Novel 

“This might well be my favorite Rader-Day so far: a brilliant premise intriguingly developed, totally believable characters and a climax that took my breath away.” — Ann Cleeves, New York Times bestselling author of The Shetland and Vera Series From the author of the Edgar…

Genre Fiction

The Only Child: A Novel 

An eerie and absorbing novel following a criminal psychologist who has discovered shocking and possibly dangerous connections between a serial killer and her stepdaughter. The book to read for fans of the movie Parasite. Criminal psychologist Seonkyeong receives an unexpected call one day. Yi Byeongdo,…