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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...
August’s Best New Thrillers

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August’s Best New Thrillers

It’s August—you need is a jolt of adrenaline to shake off the heat-induced torpor—and that’s where this month’s crop of nail-bitingly tense...
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...
6 Thriller Characters in the Dirty Harry Mold

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6 Thriller Characters in the Dirty Harry Mold

It’s been 46 years since Dirty Harry hit movie screens, establishing an anti-hero cop character who was thrillingly edgy at the time. People sometimes...
May’s Best New Thrillers

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May’s Best New Thrillers

May’s new thrillers offer up a murderer’s row of the best writers working in the genre today, delivering breathless stories that are guaranteed to work...
April’s Best New Thrillers

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April’s Best New Thrillers

These 10 April thrillers offer up twisty plots, backstabbing old friends, and enough gasp-out-loud moments to keep your heart rate up, even when...
March’s Best New Thrillers

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March’s Best New Thrillers

It’s that time of year, when the buzz of a new calendar has faded and we’re all collectively realizing just how long it is before our next vacation. A...
February’s Best New Thrillers

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February’s Best New Thrillers

Humans, Bow Down, by James Patterson and Emily Raymond Patterson brings his razor-sharp sense of pacing and drama to a sci-fi thriller unlike anything...

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