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Thrillers are characterized by fast pacing, frequent action, and resourceful heroes who must thwart the plans of more-powerful and better-equipped villains. Literary devices such as suspense, red herrings and cliffhangers are used extensively.

Thrillers often overlap with mystery stories, but are distinguished by the structure of their plots. In a thriller, the hero must thwart the plans of an enemy, rather than uncover a crime that has already happened. Thrillers also occur on a much grander scale: the crimes that must be prevented are serial or mass murder, terrorism, assassination, or the ov
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New Releases Tagged "Thriller"

The Death of Mrs. Westaway
The Perfect Mother
Our Kind of Cruelty
The Summer Children (The Collector, #3)
The Crooked Staircase (Jane Hawk, #3)
The Lies They Tell
Obscura
All of This Is True
Every Single Secret
How It Happened
Star of the North
Lies You Never Told Me
Aftermath
The Good Twin
Cross Her Heart
Overkill (Alexander Hawke #10)
The Disappearance of Sloane Sullivan
The Gray Ghost (Fargo Adventure, #10)
The Craftsman
Still Water (Still, #2)
Everything That Follows
Reaper: Ghost Target (The Reapers #1)
I Am Justice (Band of Sisters, #1)
Blood Standard (Isaiah Coleridge, #1)
Alter Ego (Jonathan Stride #9)
The Lonely Witness
Death is Not Enough (Romantic Suspense, #21; Baltimore, #6)
Forever and a Day
Cult X
Armistice (The Amberlough Dossier, #2)
Salt Lane (DS Alexandra Cupidi, #1)
Close Your Eyes
Master of My Heart (Finding Sabrina, #2)
Darling
Arctic Gambit (Jerry Mitchell #6)
All the Pretty Girls (The Next Generation Book 1)
The Flames Of Florence (Da Vinci's Disciples #3)
La Terre des morts
The Last Rainmaker (Jack Widow, #9)
Hearing Evil (Cycle of Evil #2)
I, Hunted (Santina, #3)
The Good Liar
The Elizas
The Window
The Hellfire Club
The Woman in the Woods (Charlie Parker, #16)
Dead Girl Running (Cape Charade, #1)
In Her Skin
White Rabbit
A Breath After Drowning
The Girl I Used to Be
Hold Back the Dark (Bishop/Special Crimes Unit #18)
The Garden of Blue Roses
The Beloveds
The Day of the Dead (Frieda Klein #8)
Skin Deep
Whispers of the Dead (Special Tracking Unit #2)
Small Spaces
Bluff
The Fall of Grace
My Little Eye (Starke & Bell, #1)
Hiding Lies (Eleanor Ames, #2)
Turn a Blind Eye (DI Maya Rahman, #1)
Autonomous
Everything About You
The Dark Clouds Shining (Jack McColl, #4)
Pendle Fire
Mercy
James Bond: Kill Chain
James Bond: Casino Royale
Super de luxe
I, Wanted (Santina, #2)

Linwood Barclay

Author of No Time for Goodbye

Linwood Barclay is the #1 internationally bestselling author of thirteen novels, including Trust Your Eyes, A Tap on the Window, No Time for Goodbye and that novel's followup, No Safe House.
This summer, his thriller Broken Promise, the first of three linked novels about his fictional upstate New York town Promise Falls, will be released. Book two will come nine months later, and another nine months after that, the conclusion will be released.
Over the years, several of Barclay's novels have been optioned for film and television. Most recently, No Time for Goodbye has been optioned for television in France, and in 2012, Trust Your Eyes was the object of a film rights bidding war between Universal and Warner Bros.

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