Crime, Thrillers & Mystery Books
New and Coming Soon in Paperback
Step back into the shadows of the undercover world of private eye Cormoran Strike, as Robert Galbraith returns with the 4th novel in the bestselling detective series.
When a client with a troubled past goes missing, his story leads Strike and his newly invested partner Robin Ellacott into a labyrinthine hunt for answers. As their investigation takes them into the heart of a covert Parliament sanctum and to a beautiful and sinister country manor, it’s not only a mystery they must confront but their own relationship.
New and Coming Soon in Hardback
Waterstones Thriller of the Month
With a premise so deliciously sleek, you wonder how it hasn’t been arrived at before. Fiona Lawson arrives at her desirable London home to discover strangers moving into her own house. Bram, Fiona’s estranged husband, has vanished, as have her two boys; the rooms have been stripped bare. So begins a twisting odyssey of suburban betrayal, masterfully unspooled by Candlish who effortlessly stays several steps ahead of the reader.
The Man in the Grey Overcoat – Inspector Maigret
Georges Simenon’s sparing, knife-edged prose sets the bar for detective fiction, now re-issued by Penguin with brand new translations discover the father of littérature de criminalité.
How Clued Up Are You? - Gifts for Super Sleuths
Elena Varvello, the author of our Thriller of the Month, Can You Hear Me?, considers how her father's lifelong struggle with depression influenced the creation of her novel.