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The Best Thrillers of 2017

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The Best Thrillers of 2017

It seems like every year turns out to be a Golden Age of Thrillers, and 2017 was no exception. In fact, we saw so many edge-of-your-seat thrillers with so...
The Best New Thrillers of December 2017

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The Best New Thrillers of December 2017

If any month calls for a good thriller, it’s December. Between end-of-year work projects, holiday shopping, and lots of time spent in airports, you’re...
Gift Guide: Up All Night Reads for the Thriller Obsessed

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Gift Guide: Up All Night Reads for the Thriller Obsessed

Diving into a gritty thriller and losing yourself in a page-turning story is an inordinately satisfying experience. This holiday season, why not give the...
Jack Reacher Faces Tough Choices in The Midnight Line

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Jack Reacher Faces Tough Choices in The Midnight Line

In many thriller series, the heroes seem to go through the same stories over and over again. That’s not a bad thing; the reason we follow a series, in...
We Talk with Lee Child About the Return of Jack Reacher in The Midnight Line

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We Talk with Lee Child About the Return of Jack Reacher in The Midnight Line

In an alternate universe, 2016’s Night School was the last Jack Reacher novel ever. Early in his second career as a novelist (a career he famously...
The Best New Thrillers of October 2017

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The Best New Thrillers of October 2017

October is a month that comes with the thrills built in, but once the doorbell stops ringing and the apple-bobbing is over, it’s nice to curl up with a...
Why The Sinner Is This Year’s Biggest Surprise Hit

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Why The Sinner Is This Year’s Biggest Surprise Hit

The social media hills are alive with the sound of people discussing USA Network’s adaptation of Petra Hammesfahr’s The Sinner, leading a lot of folks...
July’s Best New Thrillers

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July’s Best New Thrillers

The Late Show, by Michael Connelly Detective Renée Ballard was an up-and-comer in the LAPD, until she filed sexual harassment charges against her boss and...
8 of Our Favorite Bizarre Literary Serial Killers

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8 of Our Favorite Bizarre Literary Serial Killers

Serial killers are disproportionately common in fiction (well, we hope, anyway). There’s just something darkly fascinating about human beings who so...
5 Thrillers to Make You Question How Well You Know Your Partner

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5 Thrillers to Make You Question How Well You Know Your Partner

Marriage is the ultimate mark of trust: your partner is the person you trust the most in this world, your shelter from the storm. Which is why any sort of...
June’s Best New Thrillers

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June’s Best New Thrillers

Thrillers are the perfect books to jolt you back to life after a afternoon nap in the summer sun. Luckily for all of us, there are more than enough of...
A Thriller for Every Week of Summer 2017

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A Thriller for Every Week of Summer 2017

Summer’s coming up fast behind you, a blur of sunscreen, baseball games, and blockbuster movies. Don’t forget to slow down and savor the thrills...

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