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bookseller favorites 2019
Barnes & Noble Booksellers’ Favorite Mysteries & Thrillers of 2019
For a certain type of reader, no book satisfies like a puzzling mystery or a breathless thriller: the season gumshoe assembling painstaking clues, the...
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December’s Intriguing New Releases in Mystery & Thrillers
The holiday season is packed full of travel, social obligations, and time with family and friends—so there’s no better time to have a page-turning...
Bookseller Favorites: Breathless Thrillers Arriving in November
The end of the year can be tiring, but a good thriller can get your blood pumping again. The Barnes & Noble bookseller-selected thrillers out this...
The Best Thrillers of October 2019
It’s fall, which means we’re heading into prime stay-in-and-read weather. Thankfully, October boasts plenty of great thrillers to keep you busy,...
The Best Thrillers of September 2019
Summer’s almost over, but your Year of Reading continues, and we’ve got a fresh batch of nail-biting thrillers to fuel your Autumn, including a new...
The Best New Thrillers of August 2019
August is here, and with it a fresh batch of world-class thrillers to keep your heart pounding through the dog days. This month sees the arrival of the...
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Explore the Many Worlds of James Patterson
While other writers may be satisfied working in one genre, for years James Patterson has been quietly taking over every single literary category in the...
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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Every new film by Quentin Tarantino—nine of them so far—is an event. Especially as he continues to affirm that he plans to only make 10, leading us to...
July’s Best New Thrillers
July’s most thrilling books include a new hero from the masterful David Baldacci, the next Gabriel Allon adventure from Daniel Silva, James...
10 Page-Turning Thrillers to Bring a Chill to Your Summer
There’s nothing quite like a page-turning thriller to bring a few chills to your summer reading list. From salacious murders to mysterious disappearances...
June’s Best New Thrillers
This month’s best thrillers include a new story featuring genius FBI agent Emily Dockery from James Patterson and David Ellis, the latest globe-trotting...
Offers Plenty of Thrills & a Refreshingly Different Heroine
In a world where women are constantly judged by their likability quotient, it’s refreshing when a woman—real or fictional—is wholly unconcerned with...