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The Sentinel

The edge-of-your-seat, heart-in-mouth new Jack Reacher thriller for 2020 - his 25th adventure. No one's bigger than Jack Reacher.

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The Coast-to-Coast Murders

A detective and FBI agent join forces on a manhunt for a cold-blooded serial killer in this intense psychological thriller.

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We Are All the Same in the Dark

The Sunday Times bestselling author of Black-Eyed Susans returns with an atmospheric Texan thriller

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Lee Child and Andrew Child Q&A

Lee Child and younger brother Andrew have collaborated for the first time on The Sentinel and Jack Reacher fans are in for a treat.

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Lee Child and Andrew Child Q&A

Lee Child and younger brother Andrew have collaborated for the first time on The Sentinel and Jack Reacher fans are in for a treat.

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Benjamin Stevenson crime and thriller Q&A

The Either Side of Midnight author on comedy vs crime, writing advice and pointy things near eyeballs.

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Rising stars of crime fiction

Three rising stars of crime fiction are teaming up for a series of virtual events in 2020.

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Lisa Jewell Q&A

The bestselling author on thrilling reads and the things that scare her.

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Megan Goldin crime and thriller Q&A

The Night Swim author shares her thoughts on heroes, villains and toilet paper (?!).

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The Night Swim book club notes

An electrifying and propulsive pick for your next book club meeting.

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Kyle Perry Q&A

The Bluffs author takes us deep into the Tasmanian wilderness.

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Conviction book club notes

Treat your reading group to a suspenseful thrill ride like no other.

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Katherine Firkin Q&A

Sticks and Stones author and journalist Katherine Firkin on the true crime that’s helped shape her thrilling fiction debut.

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The Recovery of Rose Gold book club notes

Explore themes of obsession, reconciliation and revenge with your book club.

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Penguin writes crime thriller

Announcing the first book written by an actual Penguin. To be published 2020. 

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Fiona McIntosh Q&A

The bestselling author of The Tea Gardens discusses her penchant for the crime and thriller genre. 

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On fear

Our crime and thriller authors share what keeps them up at night.

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Candice Fox Q&A

Find out what scares #1 New York Times bestselling author Candice Fox. 

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Crimson Lake

Here’s what I remember.

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1st Case

I want to touch you. Your face, your skin, your thighs, your eyes. I want to feel you shiver as my hands explore every part of you.

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The Boy from the Woods

In one of the most bizarre cases in recent history, a wild-haired young boy, estimated to be between six and eight years old, was discovered living on his own in the Ramapo Mountain State Forest near the suburb of Westville.