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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  • 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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  • Come and Find Me

    by, Sarah Hilary

    Gripping, tense, twisty and full of emotional insight, COME AND FIND ME is Sarah Hilary’s Marnie Rom …

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  • My Sister

    by, Michelle Adams

    MY SISTER by Michelle Adams is an addictive, twisty, shocking debut thriller – an intimate tale of f …

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  • The Perfect Girlfriend

    Karen Hamilton’s THE PERFECT GIRLFRIEND is a frightening depiction of unbridled obsession, where lov …

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  • The Dark Angel

    by, Elly Griffiths

    ‘My favourite current crime series’ Val McDermid Dr Ruth Galloway is flattered when she receives a l …

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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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