Category Archives: Psychological Thrillers

The Uses of Enchantment (Vintage Contemporaries)

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Homer's Odyssey is one of the oldest stories in the Western world and is regarded as an early prototype of the thriller. Otherwise he risks unfavorable comparison with the classics in that subgenre. "Why bother with it if it's not as taut as Rififi and not as funny as The Hot Rock?" First off, why don’t you give us the Twitter summary, a one sentence blurb of your story, SECRET BLOOD. But young Jack was brilliant too, and in this noir-esque mystery directed by Roman Polanski he’s second to none.

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Slim To None (Mills & Boon M&B) (STP - Mira)

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Sometimes a thought will pop into my head in the strangest places, while at work under a desk fixing a computer, or standing in line getting a cup of coffee, so once the spark of an idea or a good character has taken root I will think about it and see where it leads. Most of today’s thrillers in the Cussler school are quest novels. 3. Also, her target must not know who’s actually funding his work, nor can she tell him what to write. Nothing is in black and white, and gray is a beautiful color.” I used to read a lot of mysteries, and still do from time to time, but in the last few years I much prefer the pure escapism and “pulse-pounding suspense” of thrillers.

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Nobody Lives Forever

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Sleuths and Safety: Free Mystery eBooks · Fall Girl on Kindle. Just try to take a breath while reading CODE ZERO, Jonathan Maberry’s latest novel in the Joe Ledger series, a high-octane suspense thriller that pulls you in from start to finish and never lets up on the action. The grandpappy of romantic thrillers, Alfred Hitchcock 's Vertigo is a tornado of psychological and physical tension. Rated: 4.1 stars on 210 Reviews. 304 pages. Free NY Times Bestselling Author Romance, Free Kindle Suspense Thriller, Deals * Tamzin Clarke v Jack the Ripper by Lauren Stock, Robert Stock, Paula Goudreault.

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Fireworks (Vintage Contemporaries)

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She is a hands-on editor, likes to put her blue pen to work, and enjoys brainstorming with writers. Much is at stake, including the affluent life they lead in... The Ninth Life is the dark and disturbing mystery thriller of a middle-aged woman who has escaped dying so many times she would appear to have nine lives. Arriving too late, Kang (Gam Woo-sung) chases the killer only to be hit by a speeding car. Along Came a Spider is the sequel to Kiss the Girls, and both are adaptations of James Patterson’s bestselling books.

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Dead City

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Stories are birthed in the most unusual ways. However a first chapter pasted into the body of an e-mail query is acceptable. Dir: Michael Crichton With: Yul Brynner, Richard Benjamin, James Brolin Action In this mesmeric companion novella to Pamela Crane’s best-selling psychological thriller ‘The Admirer’s Secret,’ Hollywood icon Allen Michaels reveals the gory secrets of his mysterious past. Milla Jovovich stars in this thriller about a woman who suffers from "face-blindness," the inability to remember people's faces.

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The Demise of the Soccer Moms

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But most 60-year-old widowers don’t have multiple driver’s licenses, savings stockpiled in banks across the country, and a bugout kit with two Beretta Nanos stashed in the spare bedroom closet. Grace finds her every move and conversation controlled by her husband, who portrays the very picture of perfection to outsiders—the beautiful wife who cooks five-course meals and always knows just the right thing to say.

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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

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I was captivated from the very start especially with the opening chilling words ‘.. As opposed to traditional crime films, the storyline focuses both around the criminal and the protagonist. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. Having the climactic showdown between Babe and Szell take place in a pump room at the reservoir in Central Park gives the sequence added energy and distinction.

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Bliss and Other Stories

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Show more Charles Cumming writes intelligent, contemporary spy fiction with three-dimensional morally-conflicted characters. Yet several years ago, Zoe caused the death of three teenagers. The result of all that heavy lifting is this list of recommendations - four thrillers very different in style and M. Se7en (1995) - Wonder if FedEx would really make that delivery? Before settling on writing as a career, Rowena apprenticed as a [...] My special guest this week is Karen M Davis.

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Eager to Please

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Of all the writers whose work she translated before her in 2010 - including Heinrich Boll, Arthur Miller and Philip Roth - Kovaly most revered the work of Raymond Chandler. We can never complete this list without mentioning Christopher Nolan ‘s Memento. There is a variety of character types - from a geeky young werewolf expert to an atypical FBI anti-terrorism specialist that is something of a science experiment herself. It was one of the initial films that brought thrillers into Bollywood.

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A Brief Lunacy

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Against a backdrop of distinctly California settings, the partners in crime plan the perfect murder to collect the insurance. More info → It’s time to come face to face with pure evil. Also try: Iris Johansen, Tami Hoag, Tess Gerritsen, Catherine Coulter, Sandra Brown, Meg Gardiner, April Smith and Lisa Jackson. Inspired from Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman stared Se7en, Samay: When Time Strikes is a 2003 action thriller starring Sushmita Sen, Sushant Singh and Jackie Shroff in the lead roles.

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