Best New Thriller Books

Many book lovers are united in their admiration for thriller books. The suspenseful nature of the stories make for good reading, and leave readers wanting more. Some of the best new thriller books released this year have been compiled to ensure that we end the year in nail biting, edge-of-your-seat excitement. Let’s dive right into the action.

Your House Will Pay, by Steph Cha

Your House Will Pay

This book was recommended by Michael Connelly, a best selling author, as the top new crime thriller to read this year. It’s a story about two families having to deal with racial tensions in Los Angeles and a dark history in both families that threaten to ignite more violence.

Your Truth or Mine, by Trisha Sakhlecha

Your Truth or Mine

A couple’s marriage is thrown into turmoil when the husband is suspected of having a hand in the disappearance of a woman. The couple need to dig deep and find the truth about themselves in this psychological thriller book.

A Nearly Normal Family, by M.T. Edvardsson

A Nearly Normal Family

A family is torn apart when the daughter is arrested for murder. The story is told from the perspective of the father, mother and the daughter. This is a page turning thriller that will keep you at the edge of your seat until the end.

Heaven, My Home, by Attica Locke

Heaven My Home

Recommended by John Grisham as one of the best new thriller books to read. The book tells the story of a Texas Ranger hunting for a missing boy, while also targeting the boy’s white supremacist family.

The Guardians, by John Grisham

The Guardians

The master of legal thriller is back with another hit in his huge collection of books. The Guardians is about a lawyer that was shot dead in a small town in Florida. When police couldn’t find the killer, they framed a black man who was the lawyer’s client for the crime. After more than 20 years in prison, the man finally contacts Guardian Ministries, a small Innocence group, to fight his case.

A Madness of Sunshine, by Nalini Singh

A Madness of Sunshine

Set in a small town in New Zealand, the story is about the mysterious disappearances of some women in the community. Resulting in lack of trust, gossip and backbiting, the community decides to move on from the past. Some years later, another woman goes missing without a trace. The secrets of the past come to light to collide with the present day mystery.

One Good Deed, by David Baldacci

One Good Deed

After serving a prison sentence for a crime he didn’t commit, WW II veteran Aloysius Archer is out and ready to start a new life. Unfortunately for him, he is thrown right into a murder case and risks going back to jail if he doesn’t apprehend the real killer.

Blood in the Water, by Jack Flynn

Blood in the Water

When Homeland Security agent Kit Steel loses her husband and son in a terrorist attack, she is determined to keep the man responsible for it behind bars. However, the criminal has a lot of outside influence and is pulling his weight accordingly. This fast paced thriller is one of the best new books on international terrorism.

Dead at First Sight, by Peter James

Dead at First Sight

Detective Roy Grace is brought in to investigate the suicide of a woman in Brighton, but nothing is adding up, and everything looks suspicious. That same week, a divorcee plunges to death in Munich, in disturbing circumstances. Meanwhile, a global network of scammers have been preying on innocent people and threatening to kill anyone who tries to expose them.

Scent of Fear, by Tony Park

Scent of Fear

A war veteran working on patrol against poaching in a South African game reserve witnesses an explosion that almost takes the life of his colleague. He is determined to get to the bottom of the case and fish out those responsible.



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  2. Hello Danjuma, Thanks for offering such a lovely book collection. I found all books are awesome and I will read few during this year and also share with my friends. Very sweet collection of book. I have choose two books for me,  Your House Will Pay, by Steph Cha & The Guardians, by John Grisham . I will buy both books.

    Thank you 


  3. hi. i really want to appreciate your effort put into creating this website. it is wonderful website and your article is great. readers are leaders as a wise man would say. i love all the books your outline. the book, your truth or mine was delivered to me as a present. and i am going to get them. can you help with an online shop to get them?

    • Thanks a lot Benny for your comment. I’m working on providing links for all the books that I recommend on the site.

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