“Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.”  Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)


INFOMOCRACY by Malta Older (techno-thriller) High tech politics of the 21st century is more horrifying than you might have imagined.

DARK MATTER by Blake Crouch (supernatural thriller)  A frightening chase in an alternate universe.

ZerØes by Chuck Wendig (cyber thriller)  The secret mission of a government organized hacker group turns darkly sinister.

THE LONG WAY TO A SMALL, ANGRY PLANET by Becky Chambers (sci-fi thriller)  The crew members of the Wayfarer risk their lives during a dangerous intergalactic mission.



INNOCENCE, or Murder on Steep Street by Heda Kovaly (spy thriller)  A tale of intrigue set in mid-20th century Prague.

SECOND LIFE by S.J. Watson (erotic psychological thriller) murder + online sex = torment

THE LAST TAXI RIDE by A.X. Ahmand (crime thriller)  There are complex twists and turns involved in the murder of a former Bollywood star in New York City.

THE WOMAN IN CABIN 10 by Ruth Ware (crime thriller)  A luxury cruise becomes a terrifying nightmare journey.



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