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 Special priceThe Scandal

The Scandal

Fredrik Backman

'Late one evening towards the end of March, a teenager picked up a double-barrelled shotgun, walked into the forest, put the gun to someone else's forehead and pulled the trigger. This is the story of how we got there.'<br...

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The Student

The Student

Iain Ryan

A high-paced, hardboiled regional noir: fresh, gritty, unnerving, with a stark and lonely beauty.

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Wimmera

Wimmera

Mark Brandi

In the long, hot summer of 1989, Ben and Fab are best friends.Growing up in a small country town, they spend their days playing cricket, yabbying in local dams, wanting a pair of Nike Air Maxes and not talking about...

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Persons Unknown

Persons Unknown

Susie Steiner

Brand new literary thriller from bestselling author of MISSING, PRESUMED Susie Steiner. Manon Bradshaw is back.

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Fatal Mistake

Fatal Mistake

Karen M. Davis

Detective Lexie Rogers is tough, smart and at the top of her game. She's seen it all, from bikies, blood and betrayal to drugs, deviants and deception ... and the violent knife attack that almost killed her as a young cop on the...

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The Force

The Force

Don Winslow

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Cartel - winner of the Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award for Best Thriller of the Year - comes The Force, a cinematic epic as explosive, powerful, and unforgettable as The Wire.

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 Special priceCamino Island

Camino Island

John Grisham

The sensational new thriller from bestselling author John Grisham.

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Lycke

Lycke

Mikaela Bley

Mikaela Bley's debut, Lycke, is the haunting first novel in the Ellen Tamm thriller series, and is an exciting new voice in Swedish crime writing.

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Party Girls Die in Pearls

Party Girls Die in Pearls

Plum Sykes

Clueless meets Agatha Christie in this wickedly funny tale of high society, low morals and a middle-class girl, the first book in Plum Sykes's irresistible new series.

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A Talent for Murder

A Talent for Murder

Andrew Wilson

On the night of 3rd December 1926, Agatha Christie went missing, and was eventually discovered in a hotel in Harrogate ten days later. But what happened to her in that time? In A Talent for Murder, Andrew Wilson ingeniously take...

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 Special priceNo Middle Name: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Stories

No Middle Name: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Stories

Lee Child

Jack Reacher, lone wolf, knight errant, ex military cop, lover of women, scourge of the wicked and righter of wrongs, is the most iconic heroes. This book features Jack Reacher.

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 Special priceThe Dark Lake

The Dark Lake

Sarah Bailey

A hot summer. A shocking murder. A town of secrets, waiting to explode. A brooding, suspenseful and explosive debut that will grip you from the first page to the last.

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 Special priceThe Girl in Kellers Way

The Girl in Kellers Way

Megan Goldin

When a body is found buried near the desolate forest road of Kellers Way, Detective Melanie Carter must identify the victim if she is to have any chance of finding the killer. That's no easy task with fragmentary evidence from a...

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Marlborough Man

Marlborough Man

Alan Carter

Marlborough Man is a gripping story about the hunter and the hunted, and about what happens when evil takes hold of a small town.

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The Marsh King's Daughter

The Marsh King’s Daughter

Karen Dionne

The suspense thriller of the year - The Marsh King's Daughter will captivate you from the start and chill you to the bone.

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Love Like Blood

Love Like Blood

Mark Billingham

D.I. Tom Thorne and D.I. Nicola Tanner investigate a series of brutal killings in London in the year's most shocking crime novel - and the most daring work yet from number one bestseller Mark Billingham

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The Hidden Room

The Hidden Room

Stella Duffy

A gripping psychological suspense novel from CWA Dagger award-winning Stella Duffy.

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Since We Fell

Since We Fell

Dennis Lehane

The stunning new novel from one of the world's most critically-acclaimed and revered crime writers

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You Don't Know Me

You Don’t Know Me

Imran Mahmood

Powerful, gripping and told in a stunning, authentic voice: this is guaranteed to get people talking.

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Dead Letters

Dead Letters

Caite Dolan-Leach

Ava's twin sister is missing, maybe even dead. In order to learn the truth she must follow the clues from A to Z...

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Lola

Lola

Melissa Scrivner Love

A tautly plotted L.A.-set thriller for fans of Orange is the New Black and The Wire

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Exile

Exile

James Swallow

A vicious Serbian gang whose profits come from fake nuclear weapons.A disgraced Russian general, with access to the real thing.A vengeful Somali warlord, with a cause for which he'd let the world burn.<br...

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The Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star

The Strange Disappearance of a Bollywood Star

Vaseem Khan

In the third delightful Baby Ganesh Agency novel, Inspector Chopra investigates the darkly glittering underbelly of Bollywood when a film star vanishes into thin air...

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 Special priceThe Baltimore Boys

The Baltimore Boys

Joel Dicker, Alison Anderson

Swiss Sensation Joel Dicker's compulsive follow-up to the phenomenally bestselling The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair

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Crimes of Winter: An Inspector Seabag Mystery

Crimes of Winter: An Inspector Seabag Mystery

Philippe Georget, Steven Rendall

Crime, suspense, and marital woes combine in this atmospheric procedural set in the seemingly quiet Mediterranean town of Perpignan.

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I'll Eat When I'm Dead

I’ll Eat When I’m Dead

Barbara Bourland

The Devil Wears Prada with a murderous twist, a rampant satire on the fashion industry and a genre-busting women's commercial debut

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The White Road

The White Road

Sarah Lotz

Death waits at the top of the world in this adrenaline-laced thriller from Sarah Lotz, perfect for anyone who loves the film The Descent or John Krakauer's book Into Thin Air.

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Death Message: A Collins and Griffiths Detective Novel

Death Message: A Collins and Griffiths Detective Novel

Kate London

An intricate, gritty and believable crime novel about a mother and daughter in peril - and two police officers who set out to save them.

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 Special priceInto the Water

Into the Water

Paula Hawkins

The addictive new psychological thriller from the author of The Girl on the Train, the runaway Sunday Times No. 1 bestseller and global phenomenon.

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The Awkward Squad

The Awkward Squad

Sophie Henaff

A new crime series with a difference: a brilliant police officer joins forces with a team of misfits to investigate decades-old unsolved crimes.

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 Read reviewThe Cleaner

The Cleaner

Elisabeth Herrmann

An unforgettable heroine hiding an unforgiveable past. An unforgettable thriller from multi-award winning international bestseller Elisabeth Herrmann. Dare you enter the world of...The Cleaner?

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 Special priceThe Thirst

The Thirst

Jo Nesbo, Don Bartlett, Neil Smith

Harry Hole is back! A blistering new thriller from the number 1 bestselling author of The Snowman and Police. There's a new killer on the streets....

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The Cutaway: The Gripping Thriller Set in the Explosive World of Washington's TV News

The Cutaway: The Gripping Thriller Set in the Explosive World of Washington’s TV News

Christina Kovac

A taut debut thriller for fans of Ruth Ware, Val McDermid and Peter Swanson.

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The Lucky One

The Lucky One

Caroline Overington

Keep your secrets. Tell your lies. The gripping new psychological thriller from the author of the bestselling The One Who Got Away.

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Quicksand

Quicksand

Malin Persson Giolito

Innocent or guilty, her time is running out . . .

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The Fourteenth Letter: The New Page-Turning Thriller Filled with a Labyrinth of Secrets

The Fourteenth Letter: The New Page-Turning Thriller Filled with a Labyrinth of Secrets

Claire Evans

London 1881. A bride is murdered on her wedding day, setting in chain a twisting, riveting mystery full of memorable characters in Claire Evans' dramatic debut novel perfect for fans of Kate Mosse's Labyrinth, Carlos Ruiz Zafon's...

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Want You Gone

Want You Gone

Christopher Brookmyre

Want You Gone is the superb new psychological thriller from million-plus bestseller Chris Brookmyre - perfect for readers of The Girl on the Train.

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Closed for Winter

Closed for Winter

Jorn Lier Horst

Ove Bakkerud, newly separated and extremely disillusioned, is looking forward to a final quiet weekend at his summer home before closing for winter but, when the tourists leave, less welcome visitors arrive. Bakkerud's cottage is...

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Fallout

Fallout

Sara Paretsky

V I Warshawski is out on her own in this new crime novel by the bestselling author who defined the female PI sub-genre.

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The Fix

The Fix

David Baldacci

Amos Decker, David Baldacci's unique special agent, who suffered a head injury that resulted in giving him the gift of a remarkable memory together with a condition called synaesthesia, takes on another case in The Fix.

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Fatal Crossing

Fatal Crossing

Lone Theils

A Danish crime debut which has already sold more than 10,000 copies and featured prominently in the Danish bestseller charts.When a picture of two Danish girls who disappeared on a boat bound for England in 1985...

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Domina

Domina

L.S. Hinton

In this riveting sequel to the instant New York Times bestseller, Maestra, femme fatale Judith Rashleigh once again leads readers into the dangerous underworld of Europes glamorous elite. A sexy, ruthless, and decadent thriller...

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All by Myself Alone

All by Myself Alone

Mary Higgins Clark

The brand new spine-tingling thriller from the international 'Queen of Suspense'.

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The Burial Hour

The Burial Hour

Jeffery Deaver

Number one bestselling author and master of suspense Jeffery Deaver returns with the thirteenth Lincoln Rhyme thriller, which sees a crime go global...

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 Read reviewA Dangerous Crossing

A Dangerous Crossing

Rachel Rhys

With its intoxicating mix of murder mystery and a fateful love story, A Dangerous Crossing is an enthralling novel in the great tradition of Agatha Christie and Patricia Highsmith.

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 Special pricePrussian Blue

Prussian Blue

Philip Kerr

Unfinished business pursues Bernie Gunther halfway across Europe in the latest thrilling addition to the bestselling and prize-winning series starring one of the most memorable detectives in crime fiction

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 Special priceEarthly Remains

Earthly Remains

Donna Leon

The recuperative stay goes according to plan and Brunetti is finally able to relax, until Davide Casati, the caretaker of the house, goes missing following a sudden storm. Nobody can find him. Now, Brunetti feels compelled to...

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The Legacy

The Legacy

Yrsa Sigurdardottir, Victoria Cribb

The first in a thrilling new crime series from international bestseller and prizewinning author Yrsa Sigurdardottir.

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The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley

Hannah Tinti

A father tries to protect his daughter from the legacy of his criminal past

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The Girl Who Was Taken

The Girl Who Was Taken

Charlie Donlea

Her truth is only half the story . . .Megan McDonald is a high school senior when she disappears from the small town of Emerson Bay. Miraculously, after two weeks held captive, she escapes from a bunker hidden deep in...

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The Hidden Hours

The Hidden Hours

Sara Foster

Keeping her secret may save her family. But telling it may save her life.

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Die Last

Die Last

Tony Parsons

From the Sunday Times no.1 bestselling author, a brilliant page-turning new thriller that will keep you gripped and guessing until the very last page.

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 Read reviewAll the Missing Girls

All the Missing Girls

Megan Miranda

A nail-biting, breathtaking story about the disappearances of two young women - a decade apart - told in reverse. A brilliant debut from an amazing new voice in thriller writing.

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Good as Gone

Good as Gone

Amy Gentry

Eight years ago, thirteen-year-old Julie Whitaker was kidnapped from her bedroom in the middle of the night.

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Summary Justice

Summary Justice

John Fairfax

The first book in a brilliant new series, set to become a major television drama.

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Blue Light Yokohama

Blue Light Yokohama

Nicolas Obregon

Inspired by a real-life unsolved murder --Front jacket flap.

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 Special priceThe Unmourned (The Monsarrat Series Book 2)

The Unmourned (The Monsarrat Series Book 2)

Meg Keneally, Tom Keneally

Not all murder victims are mourned, but the perpetrator must always be punished . . .

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Rattle

Rattle

Fiona Cummins

If you see him, it's already too late

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Behind Her Eyes

Behind Her Eyes

Sarah Pinborough

Louise Since her husband walked out, Louise has made her son her world, supporting them both with her part-time job. But all that changes when she meets David Young, successful and charming - Louise cannot believe a man like...

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The Dark Room

The Dark Room

Jonathan Moore

A gripping new thriller from the author of The Poison Artist - selected for BBC Radio 2 Book Club with Simon Mayo

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Her Every Fear

Her Every Fear

Peter Swanson

Following a brutal attack by her ex-boyfriend, Kate Priddy makes an uncharacteristically bold decision after her cousin, Corbin Dell, suggests a temporary apartment swap - and she moves from London to Boston. But soon after her...

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Crimson Lake

Crimson Lake

Candice Fox

Accused but not convicted of Claire's abduction, he escapes north, to the steamy, croc-infested wetlands of Crimson Lake. Amanda Pharrell knows what it's like to be public enemy no.1. Maybe it's her murderous past that makes her...

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Fear

Fear

Dirk Kurbjuweit, Imogen Taylor

I had always believed my father capable of a massacre. Whenever I heard on the news that there had been a killing spree, I would hold my breath, unable to relax until it was clear that it couldn't have been him. That's...

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Something for Nothing

Something for Nothing

Andy Muir

It's not every day a bloke stumbles on a dismembered torso on Nobby's Beach.Lachie Munro is starting to feel like he's is a magnet for trouble. The day before he fished a giant haul of heroin out of his favourite...

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To Know My Crime

To Know My Crime

Fiona Capp

How far would you go, for the ones you love?

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The Book of Mirrors

The Book of Mirrors

E. O. Chirovici

When big-shot literary agent Peter Katz receives an unfinished manuscript entitled The Book of Mirrors, he is intrigued. The author, Richard Flynn is writing a memoir about his time at Princeton in the late 80s, documenting his...

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Sacrifice

Sacrifice

Hanna Winter

The international bestseller for fans of Nicci French, Anne Holt, Karin Slaughter He must kill her. Hunt her down. Destroy her ...In her very first case, criminal psychologist Lena Peters is confronted...

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 Read reviewThe Family

The Family

Chris Johnston, Rosie Jones

A powerful work of investigative journalism that reveals the legacy of a notorious cult.

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Miss Treadway & the Field of Stars

Miss Treadway & the Field of Stars

Miranda Emmerson

How do you find a missing actress in a city where everyone's playing a role? A mystery, a love-story and a darkly beguiling tale of secrets and reinvention set in 1960s London. 'FABULOUS!' Helen Simonson,...

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 Read reviewThe Last Act of Hattie Hoffman

The Last Act of Hattie Hoffman

Mindy Mejia

No one keeps more secrets. No one is better at hiding them.

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The Girl Before

The Girl Before

J. P. Delaney

Enter the world of One Folgate Street and discover perfection ... but can you pay the price? For all fans of The Girl on the Train and Gone Girl comes this spellbinding Hitchcockian thriller which takes psychological suspense to...

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Winter Traffic

Winter Traffic

Stephen Greenall

Sutton doesn't like the 3am phone calls. He should change his number - that way Rawson wouldn't have it.Sutton's best mate is a hero cop, but strife flows through him like a highway. He was supposed to die young. Maybe...

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All Fall Down

All Fall Down

Cassandra Austin

Imagine if David Lynch (Twin Peaks) filmed Wake in Fright: this novel marks the emergence of a thrilling, unsettling, supremely accomplished new voice in Australian literary fiction...

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The Unfortunate Victim

The Unfortunate Victim

Greg Pyers

At midnight on 28 December 1864, in the Australian gold-mining town of Daylesford, young newly-wed Maggie Stuart lies dead in her own blood. Rumour and xenophobia drive speculation over the identity of her killer, and when a...

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Police at the Station and They Don't Look Friendly: A Sean Duffy Thriller

Police at the Station and They Don’t Look Friendly: A Sean Duffy Thriller

Adrian McKinty

Belfast 1988: a man has been shot in the back with an arrow. It ain't Injuns and it isn't Robin Hood. But uncovering exactly who has done it will take Detective Inspector Sean Duffy down his most dangerous road yet, a road that...

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Win, Lose or Draw

Win, Lose or Draw

Peter Corris

A missing teenager, drugs, yachts, the sex trade and a cold trail that leads from Sydney to Norfolk Island, Byron Bay and Coolangatta. Can Cliff Hardy find out what's really going on?

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Dark Heart

Dark Heart

James Phelan

In war-torn Syria, a massacre survivor is pulled from beneath a pile of bodies. She is given one instruction: 'Find Jed Walker.' Walker is ex-CIA - a man who thought he was long out of the...

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