Currently the best-selling author alive with more than 800 million copies of her books sold, Danielle Steel knows romance. All she needs is a good mystery to jumpstart her tiny paper… but nothing ever happens in sleepy little Thistlewood. Shannon: I actually read quite a bit of great romantic suspense this year. Quickly, the narrative becomes a psychological duel. Mosley writes with great power here about themes that have permeated his work: institutional racism, political corruption, and the ways that both of these issues affect not only society at large but also the inner lives of individual men and women.
Bex lives in Virginia outside of Washington D. Charming chick magnet Ambrose is determined to get what he wants, and what he wants is Louna. Irish author Nugent explores the consequences of this initially inexplicable crime over the years that follow in this utterly captivating psychological thriller. Newsletter Subscription If you want to subscribe to our monthly newsletter, please submit the form below. As he and his friend Clete Purcell dig deeper into the mystery, they encounter a colorful cast of characters—a brutal mob boss, an eccentric author, and a pretty-boy with a dark side and deep political aspirations.
This book is Free on July 25, 2019 by A. Westaway, she discovers the truth of the money and the crimes behind it that should have been avoided. On a book scouting trip, Kayal discovers a rare manuscript supposedly authored by Sir Richard Francis Burton. When several women make troubling accusations against her husband, Angela is forced to confront the fact that she may not know Jason as well as she thinks, and to decide whether or not she can defend him, if it means losing everything. Hal considers using her skills as a tarot reader to collect the money, but when she arrives at the funeral of the mysterious Mrs. Or would you save yourself? Caged Ellison Cooper Minotaur In her debut thriller, Cooper, an anthropologist who has worked as a murder investigator in Washington, D.
Ware masterfully combines gothic atmosphere with a chilling contemporary story of psychological suspense. The search ends when they find his body on the rocks below his Malibu home. Now they are holding a city hostage and one man must take the long walk into darkness. Full of warm Irish humor and suspense! It was my first book by this author, but I bought her entire back list as soon as I finished this one. Inspired by a true story! Aside from the incredible sex, these women have one thing in common: they're in a book club together.
Sager cleverly plays on familiar horror-movie themes, but she delves deeper, both with her characters and with her exploration of rebirth and redemption. Winnie is a single mother and was reluctant to leave her six-week-old son in the first place. Mustang must figure it out before the killer sends her another body part. An anonymous note sends Anna on the trail of the truth, drawing retired detective into the hunt but then attempting to retreat when it looks like finding the killer will mean exposing family secrets. Westaway and The English Wife. These two novels are easily my favorite suspense books of 2018.
Jones' writing is nothing short of poetic—she finds beauty in the darkest moments, her words cutting like a knife or touching innermost vulnerabilities in ways you least expect. Now, the truth of what happened threatens them both. Meanwhile, Tess a widow falls for her handyman like actually, though and Charlotte has sworn off romance all together after a brutal divorce. This book is Free on July 25, 2019 by Susan Wingate: For people who liked The Oath by Frank Peretti and The Outsider by Stephen King. Roxane is a wonderfully rich character, deeply flawed but absolutely dogged in her pursuit of the truth. I also like science fiction but my kindle usually has more on the suspense genre. A twisted secret unites a group of childhood friends and follows them far into adulthood.
This book is Free on July 22, 2019 by David Pearson: A man is found dead during an important annual Irish pony show. When her surgical patients mysteriously develop deadly infections, she is forced to face her inner demons. Sensitive character development and a heart-stopping denouement. The story starts when Hope Anderson and Tru Walls cross paths in Sunset Beach, North Carolina. Then, a man climbs through her bedroom window to save her.
This is an eerie, gothic tale that keeps the surprises coming until the very last page. But the homecoming celebrations quickly take a ghastly turn when one of the guests is found brutally murdered in the chapel. Shannon: I completely agree with you about The Girl In the Moss. As Winter tells the bizarre, twisted tale of her childhood, the women both find themselves confronting the shadows of the past. Without further ado, we present our favorite mystery picks for the first month of 2018! Related: Every Breath focuses on the many sides of love that hold our loyalties, and will leave you satisfied until the last page.