Updated: Aug 26, 2020
Looking for your next spine tingling thriller? New to the genre and not sure where to start? Seasoned veteran who has read it all and has a high bar for shock value? Here are my recommendations on what your next thriller read should be!
[Click the title links to read my reviews.]
Are you fascinated by the after life?
Read: The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James
Do you enjoy a broody, English mystery?
Read: Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware
Read: In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware
Are you searching for a literal mind f*ck of a book that makes you question your reality?
Read: The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
Read: The Looker by Laura Sims
Looking for a twisted couple with hidden secrets?
Read: My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing
Read: The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine
Is horror your love language?
Read: The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones
Read: Devolution by Max Brooks
Read: The Whisper Man by Alex North
Read: No Exit by Taylor Adams
Are you a thriller newbie and looking for something
to wet your whistle, but not keep you up at night?
Read: The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager
Is Victorian Gothic your scene?
Read: The Poison Thread by Laura Purcell
Read: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell
Read: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Do you enjoy your thriller with a side of amazing character development?
Read: Deacon King Kong by James Mc
Read: The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld
Read: The Butterfly Girl by Rene Denfeld
Are you seeking the perfect combo of horror and historical fiction?
Read: The Hunger by Alma Katsu
Thriller, but make it true?
Read: Savage Appetites by Rachel Monroe
Read: The Killer Across the Table by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker
Want to cross over into the dystopia genre, but still be creeped out?
Read: Severance by Ling Ma
Read: Lakewood by Megan Giddings
Whatever you decide to read, make sure you post a pic on Insta and tag me @mynightsbooked. I love seeing the books you are all reading!