Embrace the dwindling light as winter approaches with these ten thrilling books. Enigmatic mysteries, heart-pounding thrillers, and chilling science fiction tales are all included in our list to help you get started.
In this dark, gripping mystery, a brutal murder unearths old secrets that should have stayed buried... A body just turned up in the small town of Portland, Pennsylvania. The crime is eerily similar to a 20-year-old cold case: another victim, brutally murdered, found in the Delaware River. Lead detective Parker Reed is intent on connecting the murders, but the locals are revealing nothing.
Fifteen-year-old Ellie Mack was the perfect daughter. She was beloved by her parents, friends, and teachers. She had her whole life ahead of her. And then she was gone. Now her mother, Laurel Mack, is trying to put her life back together. It's been 10 years since her daughter disappeared, seven years since her marriage ended, and only months since the last clue in Ellie's case was unearthed.
John Hilt doesn’t want to kill, but his dead friend won’t let him stop. John Hilt knows he’s a sociopath. He’s known it since he was twelve, when he was too exhilarated watching his friend, Harry, drowning to rescue him. In that moment, the fledgling killer within him surfaced. He's been at war with himself ever since.
India. When a nun is burned alive on the sacred ghats of Varanasi, and the stone she carried is stolen, an international hunt is triggered for the relics of the early church. Forged in the fire and blood of martyrs, the Pentecost stones have been handed down through generations of Keepers who kept their power and locations secret. Until now.
Eleven years ago, the Co-ed Slayer murdered nine female students on the Oregon State University campus. Lacey Campbell lost her best friend whose remains were never found. Now a forensic odontologist, Lacey is devastated when she arrives at a crime scene and identifies the skeletal remains as her college friend’s. The remains are discovered on the land of ex-cop Jack Harper. Sparks fly between him and Lacey, even as they realize that the prosecution’s witnesses from a decade ago are now being murdered one by one.
Acclaimed author Kresley Cole introduces a sizzling new series with this tale of a fierce werewolf and a bewitching vampire—unlikely soul mates whose passion will test the boundaries of life and death.
When a wizard tasks Colin McCool with saving his world from a post-apocalyptic future, he’ll stop at nothing to complete his mission. With the clock ticking down to oblivion, Colin must face an army of vampires and a power-crazed magician—one who could end the young druid and his world, forever...
What the world dreads most has happened in this post-apocalyptic thriller. When a weaponized bird flu ravages the world's population, only a few immune remaining will struggle to carry on but what of those who were never exposed? Start the Graham's Resolution journey free with your Kindle Unlimited or Audible subscription. "Powered by adept character development and relentless pacing, this post-apocalyptic novel....makes for a page-turning, end-of-the-world-as-we-know-it reading experience..." Kirkus Review
A breathtaking near-future thriller. From a New York Times best-selling author. A small alien spacecraft with extraordinary secrets. A mad scramble to get to it first. The true stakes are higher than anyone could possibly know. Because all is not what it seems, and the alien spacecraft has plans of its own....
The world's best scientists are baffled when bizarre and immovable black stones appear across the globe. Anyone who touches one dies, and society spirals into a panic. Even more frightening, the stones seem to be waking up. Mankind holds its breath, waiting for what comes next...