Our Books: Mystery and Suspense

  • On My Life

    On My Life

    by, Angela Clarke

    Framed. Imprisoned. Pregnant. Jenna thought she had the perfect life: a loving fianc√©, a great job, a beautiful home. Then she finds her stepdaughter murdered; her partner missing. And the police think she did it… Locked up to await trial, surrounded …

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  • The Stranger Inside

    The Stranger Inside

    There’s a stranger in your house. And he knows your biggest secret. When Kimber Hannon returns home from a work trip, she’s ready to kick back and relax on the sofa. But on reaching the front door, she is shocked to discover that her key no longer work …

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  • The Forbidden Place

    The Forbidden Place

    by, , Susanne Jansson

    ‘A bone-chillingly cool crime debut’ Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train In the remote Swedish wetlands lies Mossmarken: the village on the edge of the mire where, once upon a time, people came to leave offerings to the gods. Biologist Natha …

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  • Sleeping Beauties

    Sleeping Beauties

    by, Jo Spain

    The inspector frowned and examined the earth under the trees. As he scanned the glade, his stomach lurched. One, two, three, four. Five, counting the mound of earth disturbed under the tent. Somebody had cleared the earth of its natural layer and sown …

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  • The Perfect Girlfriend

    The Perfect Girlfriend

    Karen Hamilton’s THE PERFECT GIRLFRIEND is a frightening depiction of unbridled obsession, where love and pure hatred grapple on a knife edge. The perfect new psychological thriller for fans of The Girl on the Train and Gone Girl. Juliette loves Nate. …

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  • The Scarred Woman: Department Q Book 7

    The Scarred Woman: Department Q Book 7

    Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with his most captivating and suspenseful novel yet. In a Copenhagen park the body of an elderly woman is discovered. Though the case bears a striking resemblance to another unsolved homicide from over a decade ago, the police …

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  • Seeing Red

    Seeing Red

    by, Sandra Brown

    Twenty-five years ago, Major Franklin Trapper became a national icon when he lead a handful of survivors to safety after the bombing of a Dallas hotel. For years, he gave frequent speeches and interviews but then suddenly dropped out of the public eye, …

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  • A Summer Revenge

    A Summer Revenge

    by, Tom Callaghan

      In the burning heat of the sun, murder is deadly cold. Having resigned from Bishkek Murder Squad, Akyl Borubaev is a lone wolf with blood on his hands. Then the Minister of State Security promises Akyl his old life back . . . if Akyl finds his v …

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  • 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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