Back Mystery & Thrillers | October Newsletter

SelectReads News
Simple News Pro
  Mystery & Thrillers  
That Affair Next Door

Anna Katharine Green · Poisoned Pen Press
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

The first book in an exciting new classic mystery series created in partnership with the Library of Congress, That Affair Next Door follows Miss Amelia Butterworth, an inquisitive single woman who becomes involved in a murder investigation after the woman next door turns up dead.Miss Amelia...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Bookshop at Water's End

Patti Callahan Henry · Berkley
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

The women who spent their childhood summers in a small southern town discover it harbors secrets as lush as the marshes that surround it...

Bonny Blankenship's most treasured memories are of idyllic summers spent in Watersend, South Carolina, with her best friend, Lainey McKay....
Read More check catalog
 
 
Beau Death

PETER LOVESEY · Soho Crime
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

In the seventeenth installment in Peter Lovesey's timeless British detective series, Peter Diamond digs deep into Bath history to ferret out the secrets of one of its most famous (and scandalous) icons: Richard "Beau" Nash, who might have been the victim of a centuries-old...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Marshal and the Moonshiner

C M Wendelboe · Five Star Publishing
Pages: 251
Format: Hardcover

Gangsters and hoodlums prey upon people's weaknesses for a quick buck in an era that saw few bucks to spare, making criminals of everyday folks in the rural Great Depression. In a place as wild as the West ever was, in the heyday of the badmen and the lawmen, the law is in short supply....
Read More check catalog
 
 
No Bad Deed: A Novel

Heather Chavez · William Morrow
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"A twisty, jet-fueled thriller ... Don't miss it!" - Lisa Gardner

Packed with the electrifying pacing and pulse-pounding suspense of Harlan Coben and Lisa Gardner, a thrilling debut about a mother desperate to find the connections between her missing husband and a deadly...

Read More check catalog
 
 
Treason: A Novel

Newt Gingrich · Center Street
Pages: 372
Format: Print book

Leading politician and bestselling author Newt Gingrich and novelist Pete Earley are back with another gripping international thriller. THE WORLD'S MASTER TERRORIST, known only as the Falcon, has infiltrated Washington's highest corridors of power, threatening the very existence of our democracy...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Wonder Chamber

Mary Malloy · Leapfrog Press; First Edition edition
Format: Paperback

Praise for Mary Malloy's The Wandering Heart:"An impressive fiction debut. . . . Malloy mixes history and fantasy with flair and delivers a wonderfully satisfying puzzler."—Publishers Weekly"Mystery a la gothic. . . . Historian Malloy does her research proud, inserting...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Family Next Door

Sally Hepworth · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A novel about desperate mothers, secrets among neighbors, and things women keep hidden in a suburban drama from the author of The Mother's Promise.

Small, perfect towns often hold the deepest secrets. Such is the case for Essie and her family. Essie is a new mother, but few of her friends...

Read More check catalog
 
 
The Good Widow: A Novel

Liz Fenton · Lake Union Publishing
Pages: 300
Format: Paperback

Bestselling authors Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke make their suspense debut in this twisty, emotional thriller.

Elementary school teacher Jacqueline "Jacks" Morales's marriage was far from perfect, but even in its ups and downs it was predictable, familiar. Or at least...

Read More check catalog
 
 
The Mitford Scandal

Jessica Fellowes · Minotaur Books
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In the third book in the Mitford Murders series, lady's maid Louisa Cannon accompanies Diana Mitford into a turbulent late 1920s Europe.

The year is 1928, and after the death of a maid at a glamorous society party, fortune heir Bryan Guinness seizes life and proposes to eighteen-year-old...

Read More check catalog