Crime fiction & true crime 2019

Darkness for Light

Darkness for Light

Emma Viskic

All he trusts is betrayal. After heartbreak and trauma, Caleb Zelic is beginning to rebuild his life. He has a new home, a new business and the chance of a happy love life. But people in power have other ideas.

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 Read reviewTrue West

True West

David Whish-Wilson

A fast-paced and unsettling action thriller inspired by historical fact. The book captures Perth's burgeoning Neo-Nazi movement in the late 1980s.

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 Special priceThe Strangers We Know

The Strangers We Know

Pip Drysdale

Imagine seeing your loving husband on a dating app. Now imagine that's the best thing that happens to you all week ...

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The Accomplice

The Accomplice

Joseph Kanon

A heart-pounding and intelligent espionage novel about a Nazi war criminal who was supposed to be dead, the rogue CIA agent on his trail, and the beautiful woman connected to them both

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The Siberian Dilemma

The Siberian Dilemma

Martin Cruz Smith

From the `master of the international thriller' (New York Times), comes a new Arkady Renko novel.

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The Night Fire

The Night Fire

Michael Connelly

Harry Bosch and LAPD Detective Renee Ballard come together again on the murder case that obsessed Bosch's mentor, the man who trained him to be a homicide detective - new from #1 bestselling author Michael Connelly.

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Peace

Peace

Garry Disher

A must-read Australian rural crime novel, written by one of the masters of the genre.

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Dead Man Switch

Dead Man Switch

Tara Moss

Bestselling author Tara Moss returns to crime fiction with a stunning new series, and a stunning new heroine. Meet PI Billie Walker -- smart and sexy, with a dash of Mae West humour, she's a hard-boiled detective with a...

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The Memory Police

The Memory Police

Yoko Ogawa, Stephen Snyder

The Memory Police is a beautiful, haunting and provocative fable about the power of memory and the trauma of loss, from one of Japan's greatest writers.

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Sarah Jane

Sarah Jane

James Sallis

A spare, sparkling tour de force about one woman's journey to becoming a cop.

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Bloody Genius (Virgil Flowers, Book 12)

Bloody Genius (Virgil Flowers, Book 12)

John Sandford

Virgil Flowers will have to watch his back - and his mouth - as he investigates a college culture war turned deadly in the latest thriller from #1 New York Times-bestseller John Sandford.

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Heaven, My Home

Heaven, My Home

Attica Locke

The hotly-anticipated sequel to the CWA Dagger-winning Bluebird Bluebird.

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The Lying Room

The Lying Room

Nicci French

The first standalone psychological suspense novel from Nicci French in 10 years - a major publishing event

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Cold Fear

Cold Fear

Mads Peder Nordbo

The new brutal and thrilling Arctic saga from bestselling author Mads Peder Nordbo

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Silver

Silver

Chris Hammer

Martin Scarsden returns in the sequel to the bestselling Scrublands.

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The Wife and the Widow

The Wife and the Widow

Christian White

Brilliant and beguiling, The Wife and The Widow takes you to a cliff edge and asks the question: how well do we really know the people we love?

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The Secret of Cold Hill

The Secret of Cold Hill

Peter James

A haunting ghost story by the number one bestselling author Peter James

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 Read reviewThe Godmother

The Godmother

Hannelore Cayre, Stephanie Smee

With a gallery of traffickers, dealers, police officers and politicians who are more real than life itself, a sharp and amusing gaze on everyday survival in contemporary France, and an unforgettable woman at its centre, Hannelore...

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Duplicity

Duplicity

Richard Evans

When ruthless political operative Jonathan Wolff is assigned the task of overthrowing corrupt Australian Prime Minister Andrew Gerrard in the federal election campaign, no one is safe from the line of fire.

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The Operators

The Operators

Barry Heard

The Operators is a thrilling yarn of wit, man bags, and old-fashioned ingenuity in the face of a changing world from master storyteller Barry Heard.

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Good Girl, Bad Girl

Good Girl, Bad Girl

Michael Robotham

The first in an exciting new series featuring forensic psychologist Cyrus Haven, from world-renowned author Michael Robotham.

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The Man Who Wouldn't Die

The Man Who Wouldn’t Die

A.B. Jewell

The Man Who Wouldn't Die marks the debut of a hilarious, original, and necessary voice in American comedic literature-one already being hailed as "the Carl Hiaasen of Silicon Valley."

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Where the Dead Go

Where the Dead Go

Sarah Bailey

Four years after the events of Into the Night, DS Gemma Woodstock is on the trail of a missing girl in a small coastal town.

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Lapse

Lapse

Sarah Thornton

Small town secrets and divisions come bubbling to the surface in Sarah Thornton's gripping debut crime novel.

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Dark Sacred Night

Dark Sacred Night

Michael Connelly

Detective Renee Ballard has faced everything the LAPD's notorious dusk-till-dawn graveyard shift has thrown at her. But, until tonight, she'd never met Harry Bosch -- an ex-homicide detective consumed by this case. ...

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The Other Woman

The Other Woman

Daniel Silva

Number-one New York Times -bestselling author Silva delivers the 18th installment of his thriller series featuring legendary spy, assassin, and art restorer Gabriel Allon--a modern masterpiece of espionage, love, and betrayal....

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The Most Difficult Thing

The Most Difficult Thing

Charlotte Philby

What would you sacrifice to uncover the truth?

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Those People

Those People

Louise Candlish

The stunning new thriller from the bestselling author of Our House.

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Sanctuary

Sanctuary

Luca D'Andrea, Katherine Gregor, Howard Curtis

The new award-winning international bestseller by the author of The Mountain

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If You Promise Not To Tell

If You Promise Not To Tell

Andrew L. Urban

Smart, idealistic and motivated, Jen the law student intends to make a big splash  as a criminal lawyer. A bit of upmarket prostitution pays her way through  University and leads her to Harry, cannabis dealer and playboy...

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Shoot Through

Shoot Through

J. M. Green

Stella Hardy, the wisecracking social worker, is back to tackle crooked private contractors, an exotic cattle scam, and a delicious Mushroom Jalfrezi.

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The Reckoning

The Reckoning

John Grisham

The electrifying new thriller from internationally bestselling author John Grisham.

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Crushed

Crushed

Kate Hamer

Thoughts are just thoughts, they said. Now she knows they were wrong. At home, Phoebe arranges the scissors and knives so they point toward her mother's room. She is exhausted, making sure there's no trace of herself - not a...

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A Nearly Normal Family

A Nearly Normal Family

M. T. Edvardsson, Rachel Wilson-Broyles

A Nearly Normal Family is the gripping psychological thriller about a mother, a father, and their daughter who is accused of murder. How far would you go to protect your family?

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Whisper Network

Whisper Network

Chandler Baker, Almarie Guerra

'Ms. Sandberg was right about something. We had to lean in. It was the only way to hear the whispers.'

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The Paris Diversion

The Paris Diversion

Chris Pavone

The explosive sequel to the international bestseller The Expats, The Paris Diversion takes place over the course of one nail-biting day.

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River of Salt

River of Salt

Dave Warner

Former hitman Blake Saunders flees the Philadelphia Mob for a quieter existence in a coastal Australian town. Life in Coral Shoals is perfect and Blake is a new man. But then a young woman's body is found at a local motel. When...

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Mandatory Murder

Mandatory Murder

Steven Schubert

A compelling true story of homicide and injustice in an outback town

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The Missing Years

The Missing Years

Lexie Elliott

Set in the foothills of the Scottish Highlands, a woman's chilling family history comes back to haunt her in this captivating thriller about the irrepressible secrets of the past.

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The Nancys

R.W.R. McDonald

A schoolgirl and her uncle and his boyfriend have two weeks to solve a murder in a small town style forgot...

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The Better Sister

The Better Sister

Alafair Burke

A twisty tale of domestic noir, from the author of the bestselling The Wife: I betrayed my sister while standing on the main stairs of the Metropolitan museum in a beaded Versace gown ...

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The Autumn Murders

The Autumn Murders

Robert Gott

The series that began with The Holiday Murders and The Port Fairy Murders now continues with The Autumn Murders ... 

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Gone by Midnight

Gone by Midnight

Candice Fox

Ex-cop Ted Conkaffey is slowly rebuilding his life in Crimson Lake, and getting to know his three-year-old daughter, Lillian. But when he and his PI partner Amanda take on the case of a boy who seems to have literally disappeared...

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The Suicide Bride

The Suicide Bride

Tanya Bretherton

From the author of the acclaimed THE SUITCASE BABY - shortlisted for the Ned Kelly and Nib awards - comes the chilling story of a charlatan, a murder-suicide, and a family tree so twisted that it sprouts monsters.

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Conviction: A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick

Conviction: A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick

Denise Mina

From 'the woman who may be Britain's finest living crime novelist' (Daily Telegraph), Conviction stars a strong female protagonist who is obsessed by true crime podcasts and decides, one day, to investigate one of the unsolved...

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Painting in the Shadows (An Alex Clayton Art Mystery)

Painting in the Shadows (An Alex Clayton Art Mystery)

Katherine Kovacic

When a gallery becomes a dangerous place, art dealer Alex Clayton must find the hidden meaning.  

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The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

Stuart Turton

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All the Tears in China (Rowland Sinclair Mysteries Book 9)

All the Tears in China (Rowland Sinclair Mysteries Book 9)

Sulari Gentill

The new book in The Rowland Sinclair Mysteries.

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Past Life

Past Life

Dominic Nolan

A policewoman suffering amnesia must find the truth about her own violent kidnapping - in a thrilling crime debut as darkly gripping as Susie Steiner's Missing Presumed and BBC's Happy Valley.

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Close to the Edge

Close to the Edge

Toby Faber

Morning rush hour on the London tube. Laurie Bateman witnesses a terrible accident. 

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The Snapshot Killer

The Snapshot Killer

Duncan McNab

A chilling journey into the life and mind of charming and persuasive predator and serial killer Christopher Wilder, who murdered on two continents and evaded capture for over twenty years

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Before She Knew Him

Before She Knew Him

Peter Swanson

An exquisitely chilling tale of a young suburban wife with a history of psychological instability whose fears about her new neighbour could lead them both to murder ...

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Stone Mothers

Stone Mothers

Erin Kelly

Moving back through time to reveal twists you'll never see coming, Stone Mothers is the gripping new suspense novel from the bestselling author of He Said/She Said.

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Blood & Sugar

Blood & Sugar

Laura Shepherd-Robinson

1781. An investigation into a gruesome murder on the Deptford Docks leads to a dark secret that could change the very core of British society...

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The Woman in Darkness

The Woman in Darkness

Charlie Donlea

From the author of The Girl Who Was Taken and Don't Believe It, a taut, gripping thriller about the deadly secrets that hide in plain sight . . .

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Past Tense: (Jack Reacher 23)

Past Tense: (Jack Reacher 23)

Lee Child

JACK REACHER NEVER LOOKS BACK . . . . . Deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never been - the town where his father was born.

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Blood River

Blood River

Tony Cavanaugh

Three women. A city in fear. And a killer who will alter them all.

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Not Bad People

Not Bad People

Brandy Scott

Three friends, thirty years of shared secrets, one impulsive gesture .. and a terrible accident. When friendship goes bad, someone has to pay. For fans of Liane Moriarty and Robyn Harding.

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The Neighbour

The Neighbour

Fiona Cummins

The perfect neighbourhood or the perfect lie?

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