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Most popular Crime & mystery books

The most popular Crime & mystery books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Long Road to Mercy
Long Road to Mercy is the exciting first novel in David Baldacci's series featuring female protagonist, Atlee Pine, FBI.
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Target: Alex Cross: (Alex Cross 26)
TARGET: ALEX CROSSThe new President calls on Cross to lead an unparalleled FBI investigation to help capture America's most wanted criminal. I thoroughly enjoyed this and recommend it to all.''Target: Alex Cross is from page 1 till the last one a warm bed for every thriller lover.
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Dirty Dozen
The fifth book in the Sunday Times bestselling Jane Tennison series. April 1980 and Jane is the first female detective to be posted to the Met's renowned Flying Squad, commonly known as the 'Sweeney'.
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Girl Who Lived Twice: A New Dragon Tattoo Story
The sixth in the Millennium series featuring THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO - more than 100 million copies sold worldwide.
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Other Wife
The final compelling thriller in the Joe O'loughlin series from world-renowned author MICHAEL ROBOTHAM. 'Robotham is an absolute master' (Stephen King)
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First Lady
"Sir, the First Lady ... The scandal of his affair has sent shockwaves through his re-election campaign, and threatens to derail everything he has worked for. To win the vote, he needs the First Lady to stand by his side.After years of compromise, unfulfilled promises, deception and betrayal, Grace refuses to give in to her husband's deamnds.
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Family Upstairs: The Number One bestseller from the author of Then She Was Gone
Bravo!' PAUL BURSTON 'It's absolutely bloody brilliant and I can't tell you much I wish I'd written it.' TAMMY COHEN`It's SO GOOD!' INDIA KNIGHT____________________________Early readers are obsessed with The Family Upstairs:`I read so many books in the crime/mystery genre that it becomes harder to find a book that stands out.
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Whisper Man: The chilling must-read thriller of the year
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House Next Door
Three chilling stories from the world's bestselling thriller writerThe House Next Door (with Susan DiLallo): Married mother of four Laura Sherman was thrilled when her new neighbour invited her on some errands. Detective McGrath knows the only way to find them is to get close to the suspect's wife...
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Power of the Dog
_______________________A hugely ambitious, page-turning thriller of power and revenge on the front lines of the drug war.Drug lord Miguel Angel Barrera is head of the Mexican drug federacion, responsible for millions of dollars worth of cocaine traffic into the US and the torture and murder of those who stand in its way.
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The Murderer's Apprentice: Inspector Ben Ross Mystery 7
Evil lurks in the foggy streets of Victorian London in the seventh Inspector Ben Ross mystery, from much-loved crime writer Ann Granger.
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Scent of Death: The chillingly atmospheric new David Hunter thriller
'A superbly strong read' The Times What began as a straightforward case is about to become a twisted nightmare . . . When a partially mummified corpse is found in the building's cavernous loft, forensics expert Dr David Hunter is called in to take a look.And it soon becomes clear that St Jude's hasn't claimed its last victim . . .
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Nearly Normal Family: A gripping, page-turning thriller with a shocking twist
A Nearly Normal Family is the gripping psychological thriller about a mother, a father, and their daughter who is accused of murder. How far would you go to protect your family?
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Careless Love: DCI Banks 25
The thrilling twenty-fifth instalment in Peter Robinson's Number One bestselling Banks series.
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Colorado Kid
Stephen King's bestselling unsolved mystery, THE COLORADO KID - inspiration for the TV series HAVEN -- returns to bookstores for the first time in 10 years in an all-new illustrated edition.
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Someone Is Lying: The 'dark and twisty delight' from No.1 bestselling author Jenny Blackhurst
The gripping new novel from Jenny Blackhurst, the No.1 eBook-bestselling author of HOW I LOST YOU, perfect for fans of DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES and BIG LITTLE LIES.
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Killer You Know: The absolutely gripping thriller that will keep you guessing
A gripping, atmospheric debut psychological thriller - perfect for fans of Ruth Ware, Alex Marwood and Ali Land.
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Killing Habit
The latest masterpiece from multi-award-winning number-one bestseller Mark Billingham sees DI Tom Thorne and DI Nicola Tanner hunting a killer who is yet to kill . . .
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Good Girl, Bad Girl
The first in an exciting new series featuring forensic psychologist Cyrus Haven, from world-renowned author Michael Robotham.
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Nothing to Hide
From one of the UK's biggest crime writers - the man who brought you the bestselling Inspector McLean novels - comes the second book in his Constance Fairchild series, NOTHING TO HIDE
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Blotto, Twinks and the Intimate Revue
The eighth hair-raising adventure featuring the aristocratic brother and sister sleuthing duo!
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Battle Sight Zero
The brand new novel from 'Britain's finest thriller novelist' (i Paper on A Damned Serious Business)
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Inheritance of Solomon Farthing
An heir hunter in modern-day Edinburgh searches out the rightful inheritor to a dead man's fortune - an investigation that will lead him to the battlefields of WWI France, and the mystery of a six-man firing squad . . .
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Stalker: Book 16 bestselling, must-read crime series
The sixteenth in the much-loved, bestselling series - this is Scottish crime at its most enthralling
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Widows' Revenge: From the bestselling author of Widows - now a major motion picture
Against all the odds, Dolly Rawlins and her gangland widows managed the impossible: a heist their husbands had failed to pull of - at the cost of their lives. But though they may be in the money, they're far from easy street. Stunned by her husband's betrayal, Dolly discovers Harry Rawlins isn't dead.
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Night Fire: The Brand New Ballard and Bosch Thriller
Crime doesn't come better than Connelly: the brand new blockbuster from the crime-thriller powerhouse.
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Agatha Raisin: Beating About the Bush
The latest Agatha Raisin mystery from bestselling author M. C. Beaton, about an eccentric Cotswolds-based detective with an erratic love life and a penchant for G and Ts and cigarettes . . .
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Killer Instinct
THE SEQUEL TO INSTINCT, A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERDr Dylan Reinhart is no stranger to solving crimes. With his unrivalled mind for criminal psychology and Needham's investigative experience, Reinhart is confident that together they can find the killer, and close the case.
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Whisper Man: The chilling must-read thriller of the year
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Redemption
A heart-pounding thriller featuring Amos Decker, FBI Special Agent, by internationally bestselling author David Baldacci.
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Sea of Greed: NUMA Files #16
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Holy Ghost
The entire town is in on the scam... and someone's going to make them pay.
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One Good Deed
A gripping historical crime novel from the internationally bestselling author, David Baldacci.
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Pretty Guilty Women: 'Up there with Big Little Lies and Desperate Housewives'
Why would four women confess to the same murder? Only they know the answer - and they're not telling. A sharp, twisty and utterly addictive thriller, perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty and Liv Constantine.
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One Fatal Flaw (Daniel Pitt Mystery 3)
How far will young barrister Daniel Pitt go to find the truth? New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry returns with the third enthralling mystery in the thrilling new generation of Pitt novels.
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Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle: Winner of the Costa First Novel Award 2018
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Better Man
The sensational new crime thriller featuring Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, from number one New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny
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Wolf Pack
Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett confronts drug cartel killers hunting on his turf in the nineteenth installment of the US crime series.
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Capitol Death: Flavia Albia 7
The next book in the gripping Flavia Albia series, by acclaimed author Lindsey Davis
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Minute to Midnight
A gripping thriller featuring Atlee Pine, FBI Special Agent, by internationally bestselling author David Baldacci.
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Woman Inside: The impossible to put down crime thriller with an ending you won't see coming
Sold in 10 territories, TV rights snapped up by the academy award-winning production company behind the adaptation of Gillian Flynn's Sharp Objects, and the super-lead title for Penguin US. THE WOMAN INSIDE is an ambitious, audacious thriller with a Shakespearean twist that promises to be a reader favourite in 2019.
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Save Me from Dangerous Men: The new Lisbeth Salander who Jack Reacher would love! A must-read for 2019
The start of a brilliant new series for fans of Sara Paretsky, Megan Abbott and kick-ass heroines everywhere.
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Guilty Not Guilty
The Francis brand of thrillers is about to be updated and expanded for a new generation!
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Other End of the Line
The twenty-fourth thrilling mystery in the Inspector Montalbano series.
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Into the Dark (The Cincinnati Series Book 5)
The fifth novel in the explosive Cincinnati series from Sunday Times bestseller Karen Rose.
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Unwanted Guest
**********Readers love Shari Lapena:`Best book I've read in ages'`5* fast paced, twisting thriller'`The pace never let up'`On the edge of my seat to the end'`I haven't picked up a book in 9 years and I'm so glad that I picked this up!
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Murder Map: DI Jack Frost series 6
When art dealer Ivan Fielding is found dead of a heart attack in his home, surrounded by the treasures he's collected all his life, it doesn't initially seem like a case for Detective Inspector Frost and the Denton police force. As Frost and his team dig deeper, everything seems to lead back to Ivan Fielding's murky lifetime of misdeeds.
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Shadow: The game-changing thriller of 2019
Things are about to go viral in Marc Dane's most dangerous adventure yet . Marc and his partner - former US Delta Force sniper Lucy Keyes - are pitted against their most terrifying challenge yet, when a genius bio-researcher with the ability to create a deadly biological weapon is kidnapped by a ruthless terrorist.
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Man With No Face
A POWERFUL AND PRESCIENT THRILLER FROM THE MILLION-SELLING AUTHOR OF I'LL KEEP YOU SAFE, COFFIN ROAD AND THE BLACKHOUSE.
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Death in Focus (Elena Standish Book 1)
A dramatic, thriller of espionage and murder, featuring Elena Standish and set in the 1930s, from New York Times bestselling writer Anne Perry. 'Anne Perry's Victorian mysteries are marvels of plot construction...truly remarkable' New York Times