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Suspenseful New Thriller Novels

It’s that magical time of the week again! It’s time to add some new books to your TBR, and this week is all about thriller. Who doesn’t love a good thriller? They’re full of so much suspense that will leave you wanting more! And these five books are some great new releases that you don’t want to miss!

  1. Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas

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Catherine House, is a school that is hidden deep into the woods. Students who are accepted have to say goodbye to their lives, all their friends, family, even music and teleivison for three whole years, summers included. The students are promised that they can become anyone they want to be when they graduate, and so far they have produced award winning authors, lawyers, artists, and even some presidents. This year, Ines joins the school, in hopes to get some intellectual discipline after years of partying, and drugs. However, Ines soon realizes that despite the discipline, the students are still involved with drinking alcohol.

Regardless, the school is still the closest thing to a home Ines has every had, and she even befriends her roommate, Baby. Baby is extremely timid, but her strong desire to fit in ends in an unfortunate tradegdy. Ines suspects the school is hiding something, an agenda that is conencted to the tight knit group of students that are selected to study a mysterious curriculum.

 

2. The Wife Stalker by Liv Constantine

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The Wife Stalker, tells the story of Joanna, who’s husband, Leo, has been put under a spell by a new woman, Piper. Piper, just moved to the island, and she is well aware that Leo is married, and although she doesn’t like it, she knows marriages don’t always last. Joanna, has been waiting for Leo to become the man she fell in love with, since he’s been in a deep depression, and once he’s back to normal, he begins to be the loving father to their kids again.

Joanna is dismayed to learn that it wasn’t her love and support that helped him, but it was Piper. Leo is more than willing to leave Joanna behind for Piper, so Joanna decideds to do some digging of her own. She finds out some disturbing secrets,  and when she tells her therapist they pass it off as paranoia. Now she has to find proof before Piper harms Leo and her kids.

 

3. The New Girl by Harriet Walker

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The New Girl, tells the story of Margot, editor at Haute, and mother to a new baby girl. Most women envy her life, but then Margot’s best friend, Winnie loses her newborn baby boy, all of their dreams of being mothers together are out the window. Margot, also has to deal with her maternity temp, Maggie, who is trying to tarnish Margot in every way. Then someone begins to cyber-stalk Margot, and they have a big secret that Margot has tried to hide for years.  Motherhood is spiraling quickly for Margot and she feels attacked from all sides.

 

4. How to Bury your Brother by Lindsay Rogers Cook

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How to Bury your Brothertells the story of Alice, who believed her brother Rob would return home. Rob ran away when he was fifteen, and before he could find his way home again, his funeral happened. Years later when Alice goes back to her childhood home to clear it out, she finds the autopsy reports and sealed letters that are addressed from Rob. The autopsy reports shows the lies her family has been hiding and how she could have even played a role in it.

Now Alice must search for answers to questions she’s been afraid to ask, so she delivers the letters. With each letter Alice has no choice but to look into her family’s dark past. When she comes to the last letter, that’s addressed to an address to New Orleans, Alice must choose to let the past break her or bring her home.

 

5. Overkill by Uvi Poznansky

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Overkill, tells the story of Ashley, who moves to Clearwater, Florida. Unfortunately, when she arrives she finds herself being stalked by a teenager. Then, to make matters worse she finds herself in a shooting spree near an elementary school. Ashley then begins to wonder if the victim of the shooting was targeted by the killer. Now she must find and identify the shooter, before he comes after her next.

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8 Thrillers for Your Beach Bag This Summer

These eerie page-turners from debut and bestselling authors are sure-fire summer hits.

1. LAYOVER by David Bell

 

Publication Date: July 2nd

“In the hands of a master of suspense like Bell, a chance flirtation at an airport leads to a fast-paced novel filled with turbulence. Make sure your belt is fastened and enjoy! Bell is at his best.”—Kaira Rouda, USA Today bestselling author of Best Day Ever

In this high concept psychological suspense novel from USA Today bestselling author David Bell, a chance meeting—and passionate kiss—with a beautiful woman in an airport sends a man on a pulse-pounding quest for the truth.

2. GIRLS LIKE US by Cristina Alger

 

Publication Date: July 2nd

Girls Like Us is something special: A beautiful, deeply textured novel and a poignant, surprising mystery. I loved it, every chapter and every word. I’m going to be thinking about it as a reader, a father, and a storyteller for a long, long time.”—Chris Bohjalian, author of The Flight Attendant

Girls Like Us is Cristina Alger’s best book yet. Worlds collide when an FBI agent investigates a string of grisly murders on Long Island that raises the impossible question: What happens when the primary suspect is your father?

3. LOCK EVERY DOOR by Riley Sager

 

Publication Date: July 2nd

Lock Every Door is a gem: Fast-paced, crisp writing, stellar character development. Riley Sager’s best book yet!”
—Kate Moretti, New York Times bestselling author of In Her Bones

A young woman has a new job apartment sitting in one of New York’s oldest and most glamorous buildings…but it may cost more than it pays. Super eerie, this heart-pounding thriller from Riley Sager is sure to be another bestseller.

4. The Escape Room by Megan Goldin

 

Publication Date: July 30th

“High wire tension from the first moment to the last. Four ruthless people locked in a deadly game where victory means survival. Gripping and unforgettable!” ―Harlan Coben

Four young Wall Street rising stars discover the price of ambition when an escape room challenge turns into a lethal game of revenge in this gripping debut from Megan Goldin. In the lucrative world of finance, Vincent, Jules, Sylvie, and Sam are at the top of their game. They’ve mastered the art of the deal and celebrate their success lavishly―but a life of extreme luxury always comes at a cost.

5. Whisper Network by Chandler Baker

Publication Date: July 2nd

“Exciting and sprinkled with razor-sharp insights about what it is to be a woman today, Whisper Network is a witty and timely story that will make you cheer for sisterhood.”
―Liv Constantine, USA Today bestselling author of The Last Mrs. Parrish

“If only you had listened to us,” they tell us on page one, “none of this would have happened.”

Sloane and her colleagues’ decision to take a stand against an inappropriate boss sets in motion a catastrophic shift in the office. Lies are uncovered, and secrets exposed. And not everyone will survive. All of their lives―as women, colleagues, mothers, wives, friends, even adversaries―will change dramatically as a result.

6. The Last Resort by Marissa Stapley

 

Publication Date: June 11th

“Marissa Stapley’s writing is a gift.”—Pam Jenoff, New York Times bestselling author of The Orphan’s Tale

As a deadly tropical storm descends on the Mayan Riviera coast, trapping the hosts and the guests on the resort, secrets are revealed, loyalties are tested and not one single person—or their marriage—will remain unchanged by what follows.

7. A Stranger on the Beach by Michele Campbell

 

Publication Date: July 23rd

“Fans of Ruth Ware and Gillian Flynn meet your next obsession.” ―BuzzFeed

Michele Campbell’s edge-of-your seat story of passion and intrigue will keep you guessing until the very end. Caroline Stark’s beach house was supposed to showcase what she thought was her perfect family. But after a very public fight with her husband, she realizes things may not be as perfect as they seem: her husband is lying to her, the money is disappearing, and there’s a stranger on the beach outside her house.

8. THOSE PEOPLE by Louise Candlish

 

Publication Date: June 11th

“[A] disturbing novel of domestic suspense. With a structure reminiscent of Liane Moriarty’s Big Little Lies…A nicely paced, wryly intelligent novel with sharp insights into human behavior.”—Kirkus Reviews

In Louise Candlish’s startling domestic suspense novel set in a suburban neighborhood poses the question: “Could your neighbor make you angry enough to kill?” Lowland Way is the epitome of the suburban dream. Every house and yard is carefully maintained for maximum curb appeal, and everyone knows one another and gets along. When Darren and Jodie move in, the neighborhood changes for the worse. An all-out war is brewing on Lowland Way, and when someone is killed, accusations start flying.