Mark them on your calendar, there are plenty of red-letter days coming up for fans of thrilling fiction in 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.
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.
The thriller only a president could write There are things only a president can know. There are things only a president can do. And there are times when the only option is unthinkable . . . THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING
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 . . .
Children aren't always so innocent in this Stephen King-style thriller, backed by MJ's biggest marketing campaign for a debut this year.
'There is no stopping Australian Candice Fox . . . This is terrific crime writing with characters you'll be happy to read about again.' Herald Sun
The new Kurt Austin adventure in the NUMA Files series from UK No. 1 bestseller Clive Cussler.
Book five in the bestselling NYPD Red series by James Patterson. Also published as Red Alert in US.
Someone's stolen your baby. But no one believes you.
A royal scandal puts Jack Morgan under pressure in the new novel in the bestselling Private series
The heart-stopping new novel of deception and delusion from the bestselling author of The Girl in Kellers Way.
The stunning third Orphan X thriller from the No. 1 bestselling author.
A killer who chooses victims personally gets too close to Sergeant Lindsay Boxer in the newest Women's Murder Club thriller
You know him. You love him. You trust him. Until today . . . For fans of GONE GIRL and THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR, NEED TO KNOW is the most relentless psychological thriller you will read all year.
The gripping new thriller from the number-one Sunday Times bestselling author of The Thirst.