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The most anticipated crime and thriller titles still to come in 2019.

Mark them on your calendar, there are plenty of red-letter days coming up for fans of thrilling fiction in the first half of 2019. From bloodbaths to slow-boilers, mysteries and mind-benders, hearts will race as plots twist, tensions build, and talk escalates to action. Expect the unexpected. Here are some killer releases to leave maximum impact on your year of reading.

  • 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 into thin air, his job once again threatens everything . . .

  • This fresh, exciting, twisty debut psychological thriller explores with terrifying credibility how rumours can wreck lives . . .

  • A gripping new thriller from the Number One New York Times bestselling master of suspense.

  • The astounding fourth novel from Gregg Hurwitz featuring Evan Smoak - Orphan X aka The Nowhere Man.

  • Detective Lindsay Boxer fights to protect the streets of San Francisco from an international war criminal in the latest Women's Murder Club thriller

  • The spine-tingling new thriller from the Sunday Times bestselling author ofThe Chalk Man.

  • The brilliant new thriller from the international bestselling author described by Dan Brown as 'the modern master of the hook and twist'.

  • 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 . . .

  • The fourth novel in the Harriet Blue series sees Harry on the hunt for a missing mother and child, while also trying to solve the murder of a prison doctor.

  • A NEW NOVEL FROM THOMAS HARRIS – CREATOR OF HANNIBAL LECTER – HIS FIRST IN 13 YEARS

  • Gripping, moving and brilliantly creepy, this is an outstanding new psychological thriller.

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