Welcome to Crime Files

Crime Files is the exciting new home of the best crime and thriller fiction from the dedicated teams at Hodder & Stoughton, Headline Publishing Group and Quercus Books.

We’ll be sharing the latest releases from big-name authors and undiscovered talents, bringing you exclusive extracts and videos of new books, getting our authors to share their inspiration for writing, and offering fantastic prizes!

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  • Grist Mill Road

    A captivating psychological thriller about three teenagers bound together by one terrible event that …

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  • Too Close to Breathe

    by, Olivia Kiernan

    Olivia Kiernan’s debut is a bold, brilliant thriller that will keep you guessing and leave you breat …

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  • The Other Woman

    by, Laura Wilson

    Out in paperback on April 5th. A breathtakingly tense thriller from the author of The Wrong Girl abo …

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  • What Lies Within

    by, Annabelle Thorpe

    An intense, claustrophobic psychological novel about the dark side of expat life, and what being out …

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  • Greeks Bearing Gifts

    by, Philip Kerr

    Bernie Gunther returns in the thirteenth book in the Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling ser …

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  • Lying to You

    by, Amanda Reynolds

    Following on from her eBook bestseller Close To Me, Amanda Reynolds is back with Lying To You, anoth …

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  • Gerald Seymour

    Gerald Seymour

    Gerald Seymour exploded onto the literary scene in 1975 with the massive bestseller HARRY’S GAME. The first major thriller to tackle the modern troubl …

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