New Legal Thrillers: Fall 2015 Book List

05 Nov 2015

One thing our readers are always craving: legal thrillers. The justice system is always a hot topic, in the news and in literature, and the legal subgenre of mystery / thrillers is in major demand.

We’ve done the sleuthing for you, per usual, and rounded up this fall’s best new releases in legal thrillers. Grab a gavel and dive in.

Also check out our list of books to read if you like John Grisham!

New Legal Thrillers: Fall 2015 Book List


Lawful Deception

Pamela Samuels Young

Release Date: October 27, 2015

Why read it: this new legal thriller will appeal to readers who love edgy characters, smart dialogue, and a fast-paced plot.

Rogue Lawyer

John Grisham

Release Day: October 20, 2015

Why read it: John Grisham is often called the master of the legal thriller. He’s back with another stunner of a read that won’t disappoint.


BIGLAW

Lindsay Cameron

Release Date: September 7, 2015

Why read it: this debut novel will appeal to people who love legal thrillers and sharp novels like The Devil Wears Prada. It’s part legal thriller, part women’s fiction.

Corrupted

Lisa Scottoline

Release Date: October 27, 2015

Why read it: Lisa Scottoline’s new book is another great read in the Rosato & DiNunzio series. It’s exactly what you want in a legal thriller – gripping, suspenseful, and fast-paced.


Her Final Breath

Robert Dugoni

Release Date: September 15, 2015

Why read it: Robert Dugoni’s new book blends legal thrillers and police procedurals into a high-energy read that will keep you reading until you’re done (prepare for an all-nighter).

The Trial Lawyer

John Ellsworth

Release Date: September 18, 2015

Why read it: If you’re a Grisham fan and haven’t read Thaddeus Murfee Legal Thriller Series, you’re doing yourself an injustice (get it? we’ll be here all week). It’s a highly-rated series that you’ll love.


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