The terrifying manifestations of the worst humanity can produce, serial killers understandably evoke a mixture of fear and loathing in most of us. So why the curiosity? If you love nothing more than scaring yourself silly by entering the mindspace of the world’s most abominable criminals, these are the books for you.
The complete true story of one of the world’s most horrifying serial killers, who terrorised both Australia and America
Dexter as written by Gillian Flynn - introducing the next generation of domestic thriller.
In this stunning sequel to the New York Times #1 bestseller Never Never, Detective Harriet Blue must choose - between saving her brother or saving a whole town . . .
When the first snow falls, Harry Hole is confronted by a terrifying murderer who will push him to the edge...
The shocking true story of a woman trapped in an abusive relationship with a man who would become a serial killer
A complex and sophisticated crime thriller from an astonishing new talent
The chilling and darkly original novel from New York Times #1 bestselling author Candice Fox. The third in her award-winning Bennett and Archer series, set in Australia.
A twisted serial killer is among the Eight New Popular Penguin Picks.
A gripping stand-alone thriller from bestselling author James Patterson, now a hit TV series, Instinct
The thirteenth novel in the bestselling Women's Murder Club series
Harry Hole is back! The blistering Sunday Times number one bestseller
IT'S GORY, IT'S GRIPPING, IT'S GERRITSEN. INTRODUCING DETECTIVE JANE RIZZOLI
A new suspect for the role of Jack the Ripper - in his own words.
The legendary Psychological thriller
One of the most extraordinary, controversial and explosive debuts of 2017, Good Me Bad Me is for fans of quality psychological suspense and reading group fiction.
The new nerve-shriekingly exciting crime thriller from a writer to rank alongside Kathy Reichs.
'An intriguing and fascinating page-turner' - Minette Walters
A terrifying insight into what motivates serial killers
Children aren't always so innocent in this Stephen King-style thriller, backed by MJ's biggest marketing campaign for a debut this year.
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 . . .
Three Penguin Random House novels honoured among the Australian Book Review’s fan favourites.
Stories real and imagined about the moral cost of slavery, and its implications on humanity.