Books by Blake Crouch

Blake Crouch grew up in Statesville, a small town in the piedmont of North Carolina. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2000, where he studied literature and creative writing. The author of Desert Places and Locked Doors

DARK MATTER by Blake Crouch
Released: July 26, 2016

"Suspenseful, frightening, and sometimes poignant—provided the reader has a generously willing suspension of disbelief."
A man walks out of a bar and his life becomes a kaleidoscope of altered states in this science-fiction thriller. Read full book review >
ABANDON by Blake Crouch
Released: July 7, 2009

"Definitely not for the squeamish—or skeptical."
Whether it's 1893 or 2009, the town of Abandon, Colo., is a very nasty place to be. Read full book review >
LOCKED DOORS by Blake Crouch
Released: July 11, 2005

"Blunt but expertly paced and viscerally effective, with many surprises and genuine chills."
Popular suspense writer Andrew Thomas (Desert Places, 2004), still wrongly believed to be a serial killer, lives in hiding but can't escape fan(atic)s or a copycat killer. Read full book review >
DESERT PLACES by Blake Crouch
Released: Jan. 21, 2004

"Sordid and mindlessly sadistic. There may be an audience for stuff this nasty, but wary readers will pass. Sadly, a sequel's in the works."
Brotherly love hammered ad nauseam in an unsavory horror debut. Read full book review >