INFERNO OF VIOLENCE

Sarah Roberts has spent the last four years helping people stay alive through the messages she receives from the dead. She receives a daunting communication from the Other Side regarding her sister’s murderer, and where she can find him, but the message is not clear enough to confirm the man’s identity. Then she receives The Warning, a message that tells her to stand down, let it go. She refuses and enters a complex where the odds are stacked heavily against her. The tables turn, and Sarah becomes the hunted rather than the hunter. How many people have to die to catch one murderer? How far will Sarah go? Sarah must face the absolute horror and reality that has become her life as an Automatic Writer. 

AUTHOR: JONAS SAUL

TITLE: THE WARNING

GENRE: Thriller, Suspense, Crime, Horror

THE UNDERTAKER’S SON

A picturesque village in south-west France offers the chance of a new life for Martha Burton. But, beneath the rural idyll, lurks an evil that will not remain buried forever. Claude Cousteau’s childhood was not like any other, he helped his father, who was an undertaker, to dress and prepare bodies for viewing. An unhealthy obsession began to take hold of Claude and he had to satisfy his macabre desire to know how it would feel when a person’s life force was extinguished by his hand. Claude Cousteau has never been in love. He has no real friends. The only meaningful attachment he has ever formed is to Felix Dumas, an influential lawyer, who once showed him kindness and with whom he spent an idyllic sunny afternoon, as a child.When Felix Dumas’ way of life comes under threat, Claude is determined to defend the only true friend he has ever had.

AUTHOR: B.A. SPICER

TITLE: THE UNDERTAKER’S SON

GENRE: Thriller, Mystery

A PERFECT FACADE

When a beautiful, aspiring writer strides into the East Village bookstore where Joe Goldberg works, he does what anyone would do, he Googles the name on her credit card. There is only one Guinevere Beck in New York City. She has a public Facebook account and Tweets incessantly, telling Joe everything he needs to know: she is simply Beck to her friends, she went to Brown University, she lives on Bank Street, and she’ll be at a bar in Brooklyn tonight the perfect place for a “chance” meeting. As Joe invisibly and obsessively takes control of Beck’s life, he orchestrates a series of events to ensure Beck finds herself in his waiting arms. Moving from stalker to boyfriend, Joe transforms himself into Beck’s perfect man, all while quietly removing the obstacles that stand in their way even if it means murder.

AUTHOR: CAROLINE KEPNES

TITLE:YOU

GENRE: Thriller,Mystery

WOMEN NAMED SUSAN

Inside the desperate world of TV news, a reporter discovers a serial killer is targeting women named Susan. Riley Spartz is recovering from a heartbreaking, headline-making catastrophe of her own when a Minneapolis police source drops two homicide files in her lap. Both cold cases involve women named Susan strangled on the same day, one year apart. Riley sees a pattern between those murders and others pulled from old death records. As the deadly anniversary approaches, she stages a bolt on-air stunt to draw the killer out and uncover a motive that will leave readers breathless.

AUTHOR: JULIE KRAMER

TITLE: STALKING SUSAN

GENRE: Mystery, Suspense

MAZE OF DECEPTION

Margo Sutter, a proven teenage clairvoyant who claims to hear invisible aliens planning to destroy the planet. The world is in a frenzy debating whether to prepare for the apocalypse or lock up Margo in an institution. When she seeks help from noted psychiatrist Michael Bryant, he’s drawn into a maze of deception, lies and intrigue. A priest friend of Bryant believes Margo is an angel come down to save our souls. An FBI agent believes she’s aligned with the alleged invisible aliens and needs to be killed. As Bryant and Margo flee from the agent’s team of killers, they search for the truth behind the voices and what it means for our future. Who is Margo Sutter?  Is Margo who she claims to be? And will she survive long enough for the world to find out? 

AUTHOR: GARY PONZO

TITLE:  SAVING THE WORLD

GENRE: Thriller

A PROMISE TURNED NIGHTMARE

The school year is almost over. Anxious families await word of college acceptances. In these last pressure cooker months of high school, some kids will make the all too common and all too dangerous mistake of drinking and driving. But Myron is determined to help keep his friends’ children safe, and so he makes two neighborhood girls promise him: If they are ever in a bind but are afraid to call their parents, they must call him. Several nights later, the call comes at 2:00 am, and true to his word, Myron picks up one of the girls in midtown Manhattan and drives her to New Jersey where she says her friend lives. The next day, the girl’s parents discover that their daughter is missing. And that Myron was the last person to see her. Desperate to fulfill a well-intentioned promise turned nightmarishly wrong, Myron races to find her before she’s gone forever. But his past will not be buried so easily for trouble has always stalked him, and his loved ones often suffer. Now Myron must decide once and for all who he is and what he will stand up for if he is to have any hope of saving a young girl’s life.

AUTHOR: HARLAN COBEN

TITLE: PROMISE ME

GENRE: Detective, Mystery

SOME SECRETS COME AT A PRICE

The Southern Strangler is speeding up his gruesome game. He’s becoming careless, but not careless enough: three bodies and still the only clue is his calling card. The Southern Strangler is slaughtering his way through the Southeast, leaving a gruesome memento at each crime scene-the prior victim’s severed hand. Each one has been a beautiful young girl killed in one city, dumped in another, the latest in Nashville. What did they have in common, what could link them to a savage serial killer? As the Strangler’s murderous rampage through America’s South East gathers pace, local homicide chief Taylor Jackson and FBI profiler Dr John Baldwin, are at a loss. And a media leak is making matters worse. Ambitious TV reporter Whitney Connolly knows she’s onto a scoop that just might be her ticket out of Nashville. But she’s not going to tell. She’s going to keep quiet until the time’s right, guard her secret well. Though Whitney should know already that secrets come at a price, this time she has no idea what it will cost her, or how close to this story she really is.As the killer spirals out of control, everyone involved must face a horrible truth-the purest evil is born of private lies.

AUTHOR: J.T ELLISON

TITLE: ALL THE PRETTY GIRLS

GENRE: Thriller,Mystery & Suspense

THE MONSTROUS PLAN OF SHADOW

When award-­winning journalist Max Richmond lands at Dubai airport, hoping for a relaxing holiday, he finds himself ‘volunteering’ for a special assignment alongside an Australian Federal Agent and an ex-­NYPD detective. Their small task force is assigned to work for Sheikh Mahmoud, who is distressed to discover that men whose true loyalty is to the radical preacher, British-­born Mullah Khaweini, have infiltrated his own security forces. Whilst the trio try to unravel two complex frauds that are funding Middle Eastern terrorism, they uncover a plot that nobody anticipated,a monstrous plan to bring Dubai to its knees. The three agents have very little time to stop Khaweini, but all they know is that somehow the infamous bomb-­maker, The Shadow, and the radical Mullah are in this together.

AUTHOR: J JACKSON BENTLEY

TITLE: SHADOW OF THE BURJ

GENRE: Thriller

THE COLDEST FEAR

Take One Deranged Killer. Add One Determined Cop. You Get One Deadly Obsession. . .

From the moment he sees the young woman’s body in a bathtub in her Marriott Airport hotel room on the outskirts of Evansville,Indiana , homicide detective Jack Murphy knows he’s looking at a truly demented but brilliantly designed puzzle. She’s been drained of blood. Missing her left hand and her eyes.Her tongue has been cut out and stuffed in the tub drain where she is found floating in blood  and the killer left a special message just for him. Hours later, he sees her severed hand arranged on a second victim’s body. The newspaper has the gruesome details. The FBI has a theory. But only Murphy knows how hard he’ll have to push and how much he’ll have to risk to thwart the killer’s twisted game. 

AUTHOR: RICK REED

TITLE: THE COLDEST FEAR

GENRE: Fiction,Thriller

VANISHED INTO THIN AIR

Twelve years ago, the remote Yorkshire village of Dendale was purposefully flooded in the creation of a reservoir.As most of the villagers moved to the next town, three young Dendale girls went missing. No bodies were ever found, and the best suspect, a strange lad named Benny Lightfoot, was held for a time, then released. A plump, dark-haired girl named Betsy was the only child who escaped the attack and said it was Benny who grabbed her. But he escaped so cleanly, even Detective Dalziel couldn’t find him.The ruins of Dendale have begun to reappear in the reservoir and the child-snatching has started again.Dalziel, older, wiser, and more caustic, is determined to get his man this time. But his partner Peter Pascoe soon has a life and death problem with his own daughter distracting him. Now, as the threads of past and present wind tightly into a chilling mosaic of death and vengeance, a drowned valley begins to yield up its secrets of bones, memories, and desire until the identity of a killer rests on what a small child saw and what another, now grown, feared with all her heart to remember.

AUTHOR: REGINALD HILL

TITLE: ON BEULAH HEIGHT

GENRE: Mystery, Thriller