Genre: Adult Fiction – Crime/Thriler
Compiled by: Carmel, Lorraine, Anne & Aideen, Athy Library
The Girls by Emma Cline
Disturbingly realistic, weird, thought provoking and engrossing. Loosely based on the Manson murders, it is a remarkable debut novel.
The Five by Hallie Rubenhold
The untold lives of the women killed by Jack the Ripper. An angry and important work of historical detection calling time on the misogyny that has fed the Ripper myth.
The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley
Bristling with tension, bitter rivalries and toxic friendships. See a more detailed review from our own Anne Gilbride on this blog
Now You See Her by Heidi Perks
The compulsive thriller you need to read. Perfect for fans of Shari Lapena’s “The Couple next door” and Claire Mackintosh’s “I let you go”
Life of crime by Kimberley Chambers
A gritty tale with a shocking twist. Fans of Kimberley Chambers can pre-order her explosive new novel on borrowbox now.
Bone Box by Fay Kellerman.
Some secrets can’t be buried… Book 24 of the Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus series
Where the dead fall by M J Lee
One chance encounter, one street side murder will change everything. The extraordinary new Ridpath crime thriller
Hidden Sin by Julie Shaw.
When the past comes back to haunt you.. The explosive sequel to Bad blood, set 18 years later
The Never Game by Jeffery Deaver.
Escape or die trying.. “The never game is Deaver’s most riveting, most twisty, most unputdownable novel yet” Karin Slaughter
Good Me, Bad Me by Ali Land
For fans of quality psychological suspense. Dark claustrophobic and thought provoking