Adult Mystery & Suspense

These mystery and suspense books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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List

The last house guest : a novel / Megan Miranda.
"Don't overstay your welcome. Littleport, Maine, has alaways felt like towo separate towns: an ideal vacation enclave for the wealthy, whose summer homes line the coast, and a simple harbor community for the year-round residents, whose livelihoods rely o…
The perfect fraud : a novel / Ellen LaCorte.
"In this propulsive debut thriller, two women with deep secrets are thrown together by an unexpected meeting that plunges both their lives into chaos. But it’s a sick little girl whose fate hangs in the balance. Motherhood is tough. But then, so is daugh…
The burning chambers / Kate Mosse.
"France, 1562: War sparks between the Catholics and Huguenots, dividing neighbors, friends, and family--meanwhile, nineteen-year-old Minou Joubert receives an anonymous letter at her faterh's bookshop. Sealed with a distinctive family crest, it contains …
Aunt Dimity and the heart of gold / Nancy Atherton.
"It's almost Christmas in the small English village of Finch--and everyone is sick. Though many of the villagers regretfully decline their invitations to Emma and Derek Harris's annual Christmas bash, Lori Shepherd has no intention of missing it. When the…
One small sacrifice / Hilary Davidson.
NYPD detective Sheryn Sterling has had her eye on Alex Traynor ever since his friend Cori fell to her death under suspicious circumstances a year ago. Cori's death was ruled a suicide, but Sheryn thinks Alex, a wartime photojournalist suffering from PTSD,…
No good deed / Allison Brennan.
"Lucy Kincaid understands the dangers of corruption. As an FBI agent, she has witnessed some very bad deeds committed by seemingly good people. That's why she's glad to see corrupt DEA Agent Nicole Rollins behind bars for murder, conspiracy, and gunrunnin…
9 bodies rolling / Stephanie Bond.
"Round and round we go. Carlotta Wren is still reeling over her parents' return after a ten-year absence. After putting her life on hold for so long, she's not sure how to move forward. Her new reality isn't exactly what she thought it would be, especial…
Trilogy of the Michaela Bancroft suspense series / Michele Scott ; A.K. Alexander.
Saddled with trouble: "Michaela is determined to find out who murdered her beloved Uncle Lou and manage her topsy-turvy love life." --back cover
The disappearance of Alastair Ainsworth / Leonard Goldberg.
"In the third book of this critically-acclaimed series, Sherlock Holmes' daughter faces a new unsolvable mystery with spies and a threat to the crown"--Provided by publisher.
Those people / Louise Candlish.
"From the author of the international bestseller Our House, a new novel of twisty domestic suspense asks, "Could you hate your neighbor enough to plot to kill him?" Lowland Way is the suburban dream. The houses are beautiful, the neighbors get along, and …
The first mistake / Sandie Jones.
For Alice, life has never been better. With her second husband, she has a successful business, two children, and a beautiful house. Alice knows that life could have been different if her first husband had lived, but Nathan's arrival into her life gave he…
Recursion / Blake Crouch.
"Memory makes reality. That's what New York City cop Barry Sutton is learning as he investigates the devastating phenomenon the media has dubbed False Memory Syndrom--a mysterious affliction that drives its victims mad with memories of a life they never …
Joe Country / Mick Herron.
"If Spook Street is where spies live, Joe Country is where they go to die. In Slough House, the London outpost for disgraced spies MI5, memories are stirring, all of them bad. Catherine Standish is buying booze again, Louisa Guy is raking over the ashes …
The oracle : a Sam and Remi Fargo adventure / Clive Cussler and Robin Burcell.
"The husband-and-wife treasure-hunting team of Sam and Remi Fargo return in a new adventure as they search for an ancient scroll--which carries a deadly curse--in this thrilling addition to Clive Cussler's bestselling series. In 533 A.D., the last Vandal…
The eighth sister / Robert Dugoni.
"Former CIA case officer Charles Jenkins is a man at a crossroads: in his early sixties, he has a family, a new baby on the way, and a security consulting business on the brink of bankruptcy. Then his former bureau chief shows up at his house with a risky…
Just one bite : a novel / Jack Heath.
Timothy Blake, ex-consultant for the FBI, now works in body disposal for a local crime lord. One night he stumbles across a body he wasn’t supposed to find and is forced to hide it. When the FBI calls Blake in to investigate a missing university professor…
Sweet tea and secrets : a tea and a read mystery / Joy Avon.
Sleuth Callie Aspen wants to light up the Fourth of July tea party by solving a celebrity’s decades-old disappearance, but her digging results in more fireworks than she expects. Last Christmas, Callie Aspen left her tour guide job and settled in Heart's …
Whiskers in the dark / Rita Mae Brown & Sneaky Pie Brown ; illustrated by Michael Gellatly.
The discovery of a body in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains dredges up mysteries that have lingered from Revolutionary Virginia through the Civil War and beyond, in a supernaturally thrilling new tale from Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-author Sneaky …
The book supremacy / Kate Carlisle.
Newlyweds Brooklyn and Derek are enjoying the final days of their honeymoon in Paris. As they're browsing the book stalls along the Seine, Brooklyn finds the perfect gift for Derek, a first edition James Bond novel, The Spy Who Loved Me. When they bump in…
Murder in Bel-Air / Cara Black.
Aimée Leduc is about to go onstage to give the keynote address at a tech conference that is sure to secure Leduc Detective some much-needed business contracts when she gets an emergency phone call from her daughter's playgroup: Aimée's own mother, who was…
We were killers once / Becky Masterman.
In 1959, a family of four were brutally murdered in Holcomb, Kansas. Perry Smith and Dick Hickok were convicted and executed for the crime, and the murders and their investigation and solution became the subject of Truman Capote's masterpiece, In Cold Blo…
Their little secret / Mark Billingham.
"When DI Tom Thorne is called to conduct a routine assessment at the site of a suicide, he expects to be in and out in no time. But when he arrives at the metro station, where a woman named Philippa Goodwin threw herself in front of an underground train, …
Your life is mine : a novel / Nathan Ripley.
"Instant national bestseller Nathan Ripley follows up the success of Find You in the Dark with another suspenseful page-turner--this time about a woman whose notorious father died when she was a child, but whose legacy comes back to haunt her."--Provided …
Skin game / Stuart Woods and Parnell Hall.
When Teddy Fay receives a freelance assignment from a gentleman he can't refuse, he jets off to Paris on the hunt for a treasonous criminal. But as Teddy unearths more information that just doesn't seem to connect, his straightforward mission becomes far …
The sentence is death : a novel / Anthony Horowitz.
"You shouldn't be here. It's too late." These, heard over the phone, were the last recorded words of successful celebrity-divorce lawyer Richard Pryce, found bludgeoned to death in his bachelor pad with a bottle of wine - a 1982 Chateau Lafite worth £2,0…
Dark storm / Karen Harper.
Forensic psychologist Claire Markwood has experienced her share of disaster. But nothing could prepare her for her sister, Darcy, going missing. Claire rushes to the butterfly sanctuary where Darcy has been working, prepared to do what she does best--work…
The scholar / Dervla McTiernan.
"When Dr. Emma Sweeney stumbles across the victim of a hit-and-run outside Galway University early one morning, she calls her boyfriend, Detective Cormac Reilly, bringing him first to the scene of a murder that would otherwise never have been assigned to …
Ranger McIntyre : small delightful murders / James C. Work.
"Small Delights Lodge in Rocky Mountain National Park seems to be under siege. Shots fired at the owner, vehicles set on fire, boats sabotaged, electrocution booby traps, and deadfalls set up--and finally arson and murder. RMNP Ranger Tim McIntyre has ple…
Her fugitive heart / Adi Tantimedh.
"Detective Ravi Chandra Singh finds his life and his work at the Golden Sentinels getting even more chaotic than usual. He marries his girlfriend Julia, though his parents still want a big wedding ceremony. Ravi still sees gods, and now Julia has her own …
Throw me to the wolves / Patrick McGuinness.
From the Man Booker Prize-longlisted novelist, a shocking story of voyeurism, betrayal, and the gray areas between truth and fiction that reflects our era of tabloid media and fake news. In the aftermath of Brexit, the body of a young woman is found by th…
Strong as steel / Jon Land.
1994: Texas Ranger Jim Strong investigates a mass murder on a dusty freight train linked to a mysterious, missing cargo for which no record exists. The Present: His daughter, fifth-generation Texas Ranger Caitlin Strong, finds herself on the trail of that…
The time collector / Gwendolyn Womack.
"A page-turner from beginning to end, The Time Collector is the latest magical thriller from the bestselling, PRISM Award-winning author Gwendolyn Womack. Roan West was born with an extraordinary gift: every time he touches an object, he experiences its p…
California private eye Kinsey Millhone takes on a case where nothing seems to add up-one apartment burgled of worthless papers, another mindlessly ransacked and destroyed, a house destroyed by arson and a woman brutally slain.