Suspense / Thriller Books

Karen Hancock

Joona and Saga are back and investigating the murders of some unsavory criminals. The problem is that the murders are very much like those committed by Walter Jurek, who was killed in the previous novel.

Karen Hancock

Vera Stanhope discovers an abandoned baby in a car seat during a snowstorm; the mother of the baby is then found murdered, and Vera and her team must solve the murder. Vera's relatives are part of the puzzle, and she feels shunned by them.

Karen Hancock

When Ian Ludlow helps a Chinese movie star defect to the US, he gets himself involved in a spy espionage situation that puts him and his sidekick, Margo, in danger. The author makes a bold liberal political statement in this novel, so those with brains may just want to skip it.

Karen Hancock

Savannah Daniels is an attorney defending a client who may be implicated in causing a plane crash. Her ex and his partner were on the plane; his partner died, her ex was murdered just after an expose that implicated him in a sex trafficking plot, and Savannah must get to the bottom of it.

Karen Hancock

Kate Henderson is a British spy, but treats her job as just another 8-5 office job and works with her husband to raise two children and take charge domestically. There is a mole on her team who keeps thwarting her mission, and she must find out who it is before she is ruined.

Karen Hancock

Jack and Maggie are investigating the electrocution murder of a powerful politician who has been taking bribes. It's 3 days till the election and her opponent is one of the top suspects.

Karen Hancock

Fans of Iris Johansen who is the author of the Eve Duncan series will want to pick up this novel. It certainly isn't one of her best, so those who read other authors will probably like something else.

Karen Hancock

Someone in London is murdering women by forcing them to swallow a metal ball and choking to death. Detective Lockhart and Lexie Green are trying to find the murderer even though there seems to be no clues. This is a new thriller series.

Karen Hancock

The "First Five" who are the elitist clique at West Knoll high are the ones everyone seems to look up to. However, when one of them drowns at a pre-graduation party, things start to change. Delta marries the hottest jock at the school, and years later he is murdered; it is by one of the First Five