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The most anticipated crime and thriller titles still to come in 2018.

Mark them on your calendar, there are plenty of red-letter days coming up for fans of thrilling fiction in the second half of 2018. 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.

  • **US TV deal announced** The thriller only a President could write.

  • Jack Ryan Jr finds Bosnia a lethal place to let his guard down in the latest internationally bestselling Tom Clancy thriller.

  • Detective Harriet Blue goes rogue in order to exact revenge on her brother's killer, in a heart-stopping cat-and-mouse race down Australia's south coast. But as she is chasing him, the cops are chasing her . . .

  • The tenth adventure featuring the husband-and-wife treasure-hunting team Sam and Remi Fargo.

  • In this must-read thriller, an ambitious young cop suspects there's more to random, horrific murders in her small town and stumbles upon the first known Omnikiller – a serial killer who cannot be profiled because his M.O. is constantly changing . . .

  • The new rip-roaring Oregon Files adventure from the grand master of adventure, Clive Cussler.

  • Just like a classic Hitchcock thriller, The Boy at the Keyhole is a dark and compelling story of a nine-year-old boy and his housekeeper, who he begins to suspect of murder . . .

  • The master storyteller is back with a classic race-against-time thriller with a modern edge.

  • A nail-biting thriller that turns popular true-crime such as Serial and Making A Murderer on its head, Greenlight will shock with twists and turns you’ll never see coming.

  • In a legal thriller set in the heart of the Deep South, the world's bestselling thriller writer delivers a tension-packed stand-alone that will make you question who you can trust in a small town full of secrets.

  • The EVENT publication of the autumn, the most hotly anticipated thriller of 2018, follows our hero Jack Reacher on a quest into his father's past, and climaxes in the most stomach-clenching, hair-raising,blood-curling ticking-time- bomb of an adventure yet.

  • A series of assassinations leaves the country in turmoil, and Alex Cross faces his biggest challenge yet in the latest instalment to the bestselling series by James Patterson.

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