Thriller is a literary genre. Thrillers are plot-driven stories that are dark, compelling, and suspenseful. Any storey may create excitement, tension, interest, and exhilaration, but thriller authors have a laser-focused competence in keeping a reader engaged since these are the core aims of the thriller genre.
Reading thrillers teaches us about ourselves and where we fall on the hero spectrum. It motivates us to be the best version of ourselves, to serve our families and communities, and to stand up for our most cherished ideals.
Here is a list of thriller books you should definitely get your hands on!
1. Magma by Thora Hjörleifsdóttir
Lilja, a twenty-year-old woman, is head over heels in love. He’s older and more attractive, plus he’s a Derrida-quoting academic. He’s also a narcissist, a habitual cheater, and a gaslighter. Lilja will go to any length to keep him. As a result, she accepts his lies and puts up with his sexual urges. She rationalizes his destructive behavior and allows him to disregard all of her rules. She is unable to break free from the destructive cycle in her attempt to be the perfect lover. Then there’s an unexpected choice: all-consuming love or the possibility of reclaiming one’s life. You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
2. Rabbits by Terry Miles
Rabbits are an underground game that is kept hidden, violent, and occasionally fatal. The prizes for winning are unknown, though there have been rumors of cash, CIA recruiting, and even immortality. It might also be the key to unlocking the universe’s biggest mysteries. However, everyone knows that the more you go into the game, the more lethal it becomes – and the death toll is mounting. There have been 10 iterations since the game began… and the eleventh round is about to begin. You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
3. Sixteen Horses by Greg Buchanan
Local police investigator Alec Nichols uncovers sixteen horses’ skulls on a farm near the decaying English beach village of Ilmarsh, each buried with a single eye towards the low winter sun. When forensic veterinarian Cooper Allen arrives on the scene, the detectives quickly unearth evidence of a string of crimes in the neighborhood, including disappearances, arson, and mutilations, all leading up to the discovery of something terrible hiding underneath the ground. The community descends into dread and paranoia in the days that follow. Everything isn’t what it appears to be. A suspect might be anyone. While Cooper is unable to leave town, Alec is pursued by an unknown menace. You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
4. The Imposterby Anna Wharton
Anna Wharton’s debut novel, The Imposter, is a gripping tale of obsession, loneliness, and deception. Chloe, a newspaper archivist, leads a calm existence until she reads about the long-forgotten cold case of Angie Kyle, a young girl who went missing. When Chloe finds herself living as a lodger at Angie’s parents‘ house as a result of an unexpected turn of circumstances, she quickly discovers that the case of the missing girl is not as straightforward as it initially appears, and she becomes fascinated with uncovering the truth. You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
5. A Gambling Man by David Baldacci
David Baldacci’s new thriller, set in 1940s California, evokes the golden era of crime fiction and is a must-read for fans of his earlier works and historical crime thrillers. A Gambling Man, the second installment in his new series starring ex-jailbird Aloysius Archer and set amidst the gamblers and gangsters of America’s casinos, will take you directly to the smoke-filled burlesque clubs and slot machines of Reno and Bay Town. You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
6. Saint X by Alexis Schaitkin
Claire’s adolescent sister Alison goes missing when she is just seven years old, when they are on vacation with their parents on the Caribbean island of Saint X. Two men are detained after Alison’s corpse is discovered days later, but the evidence is weak, and they are later freed without prosecution. Claire and her parents’ life are irrevocably transformed when the storey hits the headlines.You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
7. Black 13 by Adam Hamdy
Black 13 is the thrilling first instalment in Adam Hamdy’s Scott Pearce spy thriller series. Governments, the military, and intelligence services are being outmanoeuvred, borders are being breached, and the people in authority are puppets. One guy will make a difference in this new world. Scott Pearce, an ex-MI6 operative living in exile, is the individual in question.You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
8. People Like Her by Ellery Lloyd
The evil side of social media and influencer culture is explored in this sharp first thriller by husband-and-wife writing team Ellery Lloyd. Emmy Jackson is best known to her internet admirers as Instagram star Mamabare, who is noted for being candid about modern motherhood. But not everything you read on the internet is true, and someone out there knows the truth about Emmy and plans to hold her accountable. …You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
9. When I Was Ten by Fiona Cummins
Dr. Richard Carter and his wife were assassinated in one of the most notorious double homicides in contemporary history. Sara Carter, their ten-year-old daughter, spent eight years in a secure institution for minors for the crime and is now enjoying a quiet life under a false identity. she has her own family Brinley Booth, a journalist, is entrusted with finding down Sara and her elder sister Shannon on the anniversary of the tragedy. Brinley, on the other hand, is not only a journalist, but also a childhood friend of the sisters. And confronting the truth about what occurred on the night of the killings will have ramifications for all of them.You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!
10. City of Vengeance by D. V. Bishop
1536, Florence. Cesare Aldo, a criminal court officer, is entrusted with solving the murder of a renowned Jewish moneylender after he is discovered dead. During his research, Aldo finds a scheme to destabilise Florence’s unstable king, Alessandro de’ Medici. Aldo finds himself in a desperate race against time to solve the murder and put an end to the conspiracy, all while keeping his own secrets hidden. D. V. Bishop’s debut novel is a thrilling historical crime thriller.You can use the link given below to buy this thriller right away!