Most popular Political / legal thriller books
The most popular Political / legal thriller books currently available. Updated weekly.
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.
A gripping and compelling fictional account of the key meetings and events which led up to the outbreak of World War Two: how egos flourished, diplomacy failed, and a few powerful men brought Europe to the brink of disaster. For fans of HHhH and To Die in Spring.
A POWERFUL AND PRESCIENT THRILLER FROM THE MILLION-SELLING AUTHOR OF I'LL KEEP YOU SAFE, COFFIN ROAD AND THE BLACKHOUSE.
John Grisham delivers high-intensity legal drama for a new generation of readers in the seventh novel in his bestselling Theodore Boone series.
The Richard & Judy Book Club Pick 2019
The Good Fight is an eye-opening pursuit of truth and justice, by the masterful Danielle Steel.
A gripping and sexy psychological thriller with a jaw-dropping twist for readers of ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL, HE SAID/SHE SAID and APPLE TREE YARD
Did he kill Charlie Doyle? And if he didn't...who did?
The gripping and controversial novel that is guaranteed to get readers talking in 2018!
Set in the technological underbelly of the 21st century, and taking the reader between London, Berlin, Athens and Los Angeles, THIS IS GOMORRAH is an ultra-modern thriller for fans of I AM PILGRIM and James Swallow.
'When the real apocalypse arrives, may it be even half as funny as this' Linwood Barclay 'Pure, unadulterated entertainment' New York Times `A gripping, fast-paced outbreak thriller' Sci-Fi Now `You'll be grinning and gagging in equal measure' SFX
THE HUNTER is an explosive debut thriller with the breathtaking action loved by fans of the Jason Bourne series, David Baldacci's Will Robie books, Mark Dawson's John Milton series and J. B. Turner's Jon Reznick novels.
At once a moving love story and a gripping adventure, The Friend is an intelligent and urgent thriller that untangles the complexities of international politics and casts light on the dark threats facing the world today.
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The New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author of the Department Q series is back, with a terrifyingly relevant stand-alone novel about an America in chaos.
America's first line of defense - Brad McLanahan and the heroes of the Iron Wolf Squadron - must counter a dangerous Russian strike from within the homeland in this cutting-edge tale from the New York Times master of the high-tech military thriller, Dale Brown.
The man with the nuclear briefcase has gone rogue - Mission Impossible meets the Hunt for Red October
As timely as it is brilliant, you'll want to tell everyone you know about Whisper Network.
Shortlisted for the Crimefest Last Laugh Award and the Crimefest eDunnit Award 2019 `As gripping and funny as his first thriller' Ben Aaronovitch Reluctant spy. Trained assassin. WHOSE SIDE ARE YOU ON?
As Wolfe investigates the connection between the kidnapped woman and the head of a crumbling criminal empire, the hunt takes him from New Scotland Yard's Black Museum to the glittering mansions of career criminals, from sleazy strip joints to secret dungeons, and from the murderous hatreds of today to the unspeakable crimes of half a lifetime ago.
The sensational new thriller from bestselling author John Grisham.
Taut, authoritative and explosive, To Kill the Truth takes us to the edge of anarchy, a world without truth in which history will be re-written by those who live to shape it.
'Completely charming' Imogen Hermes Gowar, author of The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock'An engaging story with lovely detail and moments of comedy' Daily MailOhio, 1838.
A terrifying conspiracy traps a female judge in an impossible dilemma.
We Need to Talk About Kevin meets The Secret History, this is the 'compelling and brutally candid' (Daily Mail) story of a girl whose guilt was decided long before her trial - as searing as it is timely and moving.
`The dream team delivers big time ... Clinton's insider secrets and Patterson's storytelling genius make this the political thriller of the decade.' - Lee Child___________________ The President is Missing.
A contemporary political thriller set in the snows of Alaska, where one incident could trigger the outbreak of a global war
George `Genghis' McCann has stolen - and lost - a priceless masterpiece. Snooker champion Oscar `The Showman' Bowman is charged with betting fraud. With a second baby on the way, and promises of great rewards if he wins Bowman's case and recovers the painting, defence lawyer Robbie Munro has never been so tempted to fix the odds in his favour.
'Knowledge of these files is classified. You must not use police or intelligence services to carry out your investigation. Those channels are compromised. A final warning: you must move fast.'
We all see what we want to see...
For fans of I AM MISSING and John Grisham, THE DARKNESS AROUND HER is a dark and gripping legal thriller from bestselling author Neil White. See no evil . Rosie's stepfather Sean had been accused, but they discover that somebody else tried to confess - Peter Box. Speak no evil .
In the spirit of Station Eleven and Never Let Me Go, this dazzling and ambitious literary debut follows three generations of beekeepers from the past, present, and future, weaving a spellbinding story of their relationship to the bees - and to their children and one another-against the backdrop of an urgent, global crisis.
The exhilarating debut political thriller from BBC broadcaster George Alagiah
'The best thriller writer alive' Ken Follett
Blood's a Rover takes us into the 70s. A kid private eye clashes with a mob goon and an enforcer for FBI director Edgar Hoover in L.A. There's an armoured-car heist and a cache of missing emeralds. Amidst all this, all three anti-heros fall for Red revolutionary Joan Rosen Klein. Each will pay 'a dear and savage price to live History'.
Working with - or, if necessary, against - someone actually named Sheriff Irving 'Irv' Wylie, she must negotiate the local political minefields and navigate the back woods of the Adirondacks to uncover the truth before it's too late...
From number one bestseller Ken Follett, Winter of the World is a story about five linked families as they live out their destinies while the world is shaken by tyranny and war in the mid-twentieth century.
The thrilling new paperback from 'the best thriller writer alive' Ken Follett