Cool Off With These Chilling Mysteries and Thrillers

02 Sep 2022

Cool Off With These Chilling Mysteries and Thrillers

The end of August marks the end of the summer season. What better way to enjoy the last days of sunshine and hot weather than with a new mystery or thriller book? Whether you’re looking to get lost in the twists and turns of a mystery or want your heart to race with the characters of a thriller, we’ve got the perfect selection of new mystery and thriller books just for you!


by William Bernhardt

Release Date: July 26, 2022

He writes gunfights and ticking time bombs. But when he’s kidnapped and forced to plan a real-world crime, every plot twist will be explosive…

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A Day for Bones (Howard County Mysteries Book 4)

by Dale E. Lehman

Release Date: August 29, 2022

A catastrophic flood scatters a human skeleton along Main street. As Detective Lieutenant Rick Peller investigates, the dark secrets of a successful family emerge, until someone lurking in the shadows resorts to murder to keep them hidden.

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The Ninth Month

by James Patterson

Release Date: August 23, 2022

A mother-to-be is being stalked but no one believes her in this intense thriller from the #1 bestselling author of The Midwife Murders.

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The Favorite Child

by Cathryn Grant

Release Date: August 14, 2022

Annie feels like she’s at a good place in her life. Happily married, expecting her first child, enjoying a vacation with her extended family at their beautiful coastal home. But then her sister, Sunday, suddenly goes missing. As Annie digs for the truth, she realizes that some of her family are not what they seem. And as she draws closer to uncovering their horrifying secret, Annie finally understands that she and her unborn child are in terrible danger…

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Burden of the Assassin (Peter Black Book 1)

by David Archer & Vince Vogel

Release Date: August 23, 2022

You were born alone. You will live alone. You will die alone. This is the burden of the assassin. A master assassin craves one thing above all else: a normal everyday life. Trained to be a killer from the age of eleven, Peter has never known the things the average person takes for granted. He has always been an asset. Burned by the CIA and now occupying their secret hit list, he works overseas as a Ronin, living a solitary life in hiding. But someone knows where he is.

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What My Family Saw

by Daniel Hurst

Release Date: August 11, 2022

When Sophie and Stuart take their children, Josh and Tilly, for a family day out, they have no idea that things will never be the same again. But after each of them witnesses a crime in the woods, their lives are turned upside down.

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