5 Thrillers You Need To Take On Your Summer Holiday This Year

Warmer days finally seem to be arriving, so picnics in the park and this year’s summer holiday no longer feel like just a distant fantasy. That also means more time to catch up on some reading, especially some new and exciting thrillers. Keep reading to discover five upcoming crime releases that will make your tanning session by the pool a lot more exciting…

1. Conviction by Denise Mina

After her husband and best friend elope, Anna is devastated. She distracts herself with story: a true-crime podcast about a sunken yacht in the Mediterranean, multiple murders and a hint of power and corruption. Then, she realises she knew one of the victims in another life…

Out 16 May

2. Lost You by Haylen Beck

Lost You is a psychological suspense thriller about two women in a desperate fight over a child each believes is rightfully hers. The story starts with the protagonist Libby being three days into her vacation herself, which should make it even more thrilling to read…

Out 27 June

3. The Death of Mrs Westaway by Ruth Ware

When Harriet Westaway receives an unexpected letter telling her she’s inherited a substantial bequest from her Cornish grandmother, it seems like the answer to her prayers. There’s just one problem – her real grandparents died more than twenty years ago…

Out now

4. Only to Sleep by Lawrence Osborne

Baja California, 1988. Private Investigator Philip Marlowe has been living out his retirement in the terrace bar of the La Fonda hotel. But all of this changes abruptly with a case that has his name written all over it…

Out 4 July

5. Knife by Jo Nesbo

Harry Hole is responsible for the many years rapist and murderer Svein Finne spent in prison. But now Finne is free and ready to pick up where he left off. When Harry wakes up with blood on his hands and no memory of the night before, he knows things are only about to get worse…

Out 11 July