Our Books: Mystery and Suspense

  • No Dominion

    No Dominion

    by, Louise Welsh

    ‘A vivid, action-packed journey through a post-apocalyptic world. Terrifying and touching in equal measure, the novel is a love story, an adventure, a road movie, a family drama and a murder mystery rolled into one’ The Times Scotland It is seven years …

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  • When the Music’s Over

    When the Music’s Over

    by, Peter Robinson

    The Sunday Times NUMBER ONE bestseller Two young girls. Two unspeakable crimes. Fifty years separate them – their pain connects them. When the body of a 15-year-old is found in a remote countryside lane, beaten and broken, DI Annie Cabbot is brought in …

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  • Souls of Air

    Souls of Air

    by, Mons Kallentoft

    Linköping’s top detective, Malin Fors, is about to take on a case that’s a little too close for comfort. Her daughter has just discovered a dead body. It is that of a 79-year-old resident at the nursing home where she works. He’s been hung by his own a …

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  • The House of Four

    The House of Four

    by, Barbara Nadel

    THE HOUSE OF FOUR is the brand new Istanbul crime thriller featuring Inspector Ikmen, ‘the Morse of Istanbul’ (Daily Telegraph) from Barbara Nadel. Perfect for fans of Donna Leon. Everyone in the Istanbul neighbourhood of Moda knows the Devil’s House. …

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  • The Quiet Death of Thomas Quaid

    The Quiet Death of Thomas Quaid

    Private Investigator Lennox returns in a new helping of fast-paced detective noir, set in 1950s Glasgow. Quiet Tommy Quaid is one of Lennox’s few friends in Glasgow. Lennox appreciates Tommy’s open, straightforward personality – even if he is a master …

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  • Coffin Road

    Coffin Road

    THE TOP 5 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, AS FEATURED ON SIMON MAYO’S BBC RADIO 2 BOOK CLUB. The million-selling author of the Lewis trilogy brings murder back to the Outer Hebrides. A man is washed up on a deserted beach on the Hebridean Isle of Harris, bare …

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  • Goodbye to the Dead

    Goodbye to the Dead

    NINE YEARS It is almost a decade since Duluth said goodbye to its innocence. The city creeps ever closer to the tenth anniversary of the year in which it found itself both gripped by murder and united in terror; and during which the pillar of its commu …

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  • Blood Wedding

    Blood Wedding

    by, Pierre Lemaitre

    A gripping standalone psychological thriller about marriage, manipulation and murder by the internationally bestselling author of Alex   Sophie is haunted by the things she can’t remember – and visions from the past she will never forget. One morn …

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  • Undertow

    Undertow

    by, Elizabeth Heathcote

    A heart-pounding psychological thriller for fans of Disclaimer and Apple Tree Yard. My husband’s lover. They said her death was a tragic accident. And I believed them . . . until now. Carmen is happily married to Tom, a successful London lawyer and div …

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  • Fatal Pursuit

    Fatal Pursuit

    The Bugatti Type 57 Atlantic was called the most beautiful car of all time. Only four of them were ever built.  A California museum paid $37 million for one; Ralph Lauren bought another; a third was smashed by a train at a level crossing. The fourth di …

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