New Releases for Fans of John Grisham Books

17 Aug 2016

John Grisham is constantly impressing us with his electrifying and entertaining legal thrillers. He has already released a number of stories and books this year, including The Tumor, Partners, and Theodore Boone: The Scandal. His upcoming October release, The Whistler, is easily his most anticipated book of the year. If you can’t wait until then to read a great new thriller, check out these new releases for fans of John Grisham books!

New Releases for Fans of John Grisham Books


The Kingfish Commission

Hal M. Harrison

Release Date: July 20, 2016

As the owner and operator of a small radio station in Louisiana, Rob Baldwin has a pretty busy schedule. Part of his job is selling advertising slots to people like Sherry LeVassuer, who is a media-buyer for a Baton Rouge advertising agency. Baldwin and LeVasseur are brought closer together when the dead body of their friend is discovered in a muddy swamp. In their efforts to find the man behind the murder, the two run into a plot to manipulate the licensing of the world’s largest casino, which was just built in New Orleans and has proven to be one of the area’s hottest new tourist attractions.

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Extreme Prey

John Sanford

Release Date: April 26, 2016

Taking place after the events of Gathering Prey, detective Lucas Davenport is no longer working for the Minnesota BCA. To keep busy, he agrees to join his governor friend who is running for president on his campaign trail. Nevertheless, trouble seems to follow Lucas wherever he goes. When they learn that an armed and mysterious man is trying to kill the governor, Lucas must do whatever he can to protect him.

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Fool Me Once

Harlan Coben

Release Date: March 22, 2016

Maya has returned from war and has retired from position as a special operations pilot. Unfortunately, her new life is anything but easy. Her husband Joe was murdered two weeks ago, leaving her alone with her two-year-old daughter. But one day, she sees a bewildering sight. She checked up on her nanny cam while at work and saw video footage of her daughter playing with her late husband. Can Maya believe what’s right in front of her eyes, or will she need to uncover the truth behind the deceitful past?

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C.E. Tobisman

Release Date: August 1, 2016

Caroline Auden is finally leaving her shady past as a computer hacker to join a well renowned LA law firm. Her first task is to do a little research on a popular GMO and try to figure out if it’s the source for health problems that have popped up across the country. When Caroline’s tech skills take her further into the case than she intended, she discovers some pretty alarming details related to the case. The sinister people behind all of this think she knows too much, so Caroline needs to step up and fight if she has any hope of surviving.

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James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge

Release Date: August 1, 2016

It’s winter in New York City, and a snow storm has covered the entire city. When everyone else in the city takes refuge inside, Manhattan’s most deadly assassins come out to play. Their actions are threatening to ignite a second Cold War, and detective Michael Bennett is the only man who can stop them. The president of the United States has plans to meet with the president of Russia at the United Nations headquarters, but his life may be in grave danger. Can Bennett stop the assassins before it’s too late?

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Judgment Cometh (And That Right Soon)

Scott Pratt

Release Date: July 21, 2016

When a Supreme Court Justice is found dead and three others are missing, Joe Dillard must figure out who is behind this alarming series of murders. Dillard is hired to represent the truck driver who was driving the car in which the body was found, and he is almost positive that the man is innocent. Along with his friend Sheriff Leon Bridges, Dillard embarks on a dangerous chase to find a villain who continues to kill judges across Tennessee.

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Like more than just legal thrillers? Check out our lists on Lee Child and Thrilling Summer Reads!


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Sarah Pannenberg