Top 10 Mysteries and Thrillers Dominating NY Times Lists Now

The list of top 10 mysteries and thrillers this week starts with a familiar name: Stephen King and his co-author Owen King have a new novel out titled Sleeping Beauties. In this new father/son collaboration, Stephen and Owen tell the highest of high-stakes stories: what might happen if women disappeared from the world of men? In…

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First Icelandic Thriller Original “Stella Blomkvist” Coming To The Screen Soon

Scandinavian crime fans will be pleased to know that Sagafilm’s new drama Stella Blomkvist, starring Heida Reed (Poldark) and directed by Oskar Thor Axelsson (Trapped), will soon come to life via Nordic streaming service Viaplay. The series is based on a series of novels that follow a hard-nosed lawyer named Stella Blomkvist as she takes on mysterious murder…

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Best Historical Thrillers In The Market For October 2017

The list of best historical thrillers for October 2017 is diverse: Lightning Men by Thomas Mullen is a great read which reminds one of James Ellroy writings. Officer Denny Rakestraw and “Negro Officers” Lucius Boggs and Tommy Smith have their hands full in an overcrowded and rapidly changing Atlanta. It’s 1950 and racial tensions are simmering…

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New Thriller By James Patterson and Bill Clinton Coming To Showtime

Thanks to the new novel by James Patterson and Bill Clinton, political thriller fans will soon see “The President Is Missing” as a new Showtime TV series. The premium cable network announced last Friday that is has acquired the rights to adapt the upcoming novel “The President Is Missing,” by former President Clinton and James Patterson.…

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These Top 10 Supernatural Thrillers Are Trending In The Market Now

If you are into great supernatural thrillers, the good news is that this summer and fall releases include some great reads in this category. Among the notable and bestselling new titles, The Child Finder is a haunting, richly atmospheric, and deeply suspenseful novel by Rene Denfeld, the acclaimed author of The Enchanted, about an investigator who must…

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Minotaur Books Releases New Louise Penny Mystery and Other Noteworthy Fall Titles

Minotaur Books prepares for the fall with a new collection of cozy, police procedural, and general mystery including the new title by Louise Penny. Best-selling author Louise Penny comes back with the much anticipated title Glass Houses, the 13th book in her Chief Inspector Armand Gamache series, out August 29. When a mysterious figure appears in Three…

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John le Carré New Novel A Legacy of Spies Coming Up In September

If you are into spy novels, you will be delighted to know that Viking Books is publishing the new novel by John le Carré: A Legacy of Spies on September 5, 2017. This is the first novel in over twenty-five years to feature George Smiley, le Carré’s most beloved character. Peter Guillam, staunch colleague and disciple of…

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Sue Grafton Getting Close To The End of Alphabet Series With “Y” is for Yesterday

The new novel by Sue Grafton titled Y is for Yesterday, released on August 22, is the second to last in a mystery series spanning A to Z and 35 years worth of best-selling murder mysteries featuring fictional female detective Kinsey Millhone. Of #1 New York Times-bestselling Sue Grafton, NPR’s Maureen Corrigan said, “Makes me…

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Top Mystery and Thriller Audiobooks This Week: August 2017

This week’s bestselling and popular audiobooks include new releases by some notable mystery and thriller writers. Lisa Scottoline, for example, has a new legal thriller out titled Exposed. In this new novel, Mary DiNunzio wants to represent her old friend Simon Pensiera, a sales rep who was wrongly fired by his company, but her partner…

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Hallmark Channel Is Looking for Original Mystery And Suspense Manuscripts

If your book seems like a Hallmark movie or TV series, you might have a chance to turn it into one. Hallmark Channel is looking for male/female romance novels and cozy mystery novels of around 70,000 – 85,000 words in length. The channel is particularly interested in romances and mysteries that also celebrate friendship, family,…

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Best Thriller Books In The Market Now Featuring Female Leads

Books centered around strong female leads are generally trending when it comes to thriller and mystery plots. Among the hot releases in the market now, we loved the new serial killer story by C. J. Box titled Paradise Valley Investigator Cassie Dewell. For three years, Investigator Cassie Dewell has been on a hunt for a…

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