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10 Chilling New Crime Reads

  • FICTION

    THE 6:20 MAN

    JULY 12, 2022

  • FICTION

    KILLERS OF A CERTAIN AGE

    SEPT. 6, 2022

FICTION

KILLERS OF A CERTAIN AGE

by Deanna Raybourn

A unique examination of womanhood as well as a compelling, complex mystery. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    CONFIDENCE

    JULY 5, 2022

FICTION

CONFIDENCE

by Denise Mina

Even for true-crime podcasters, the truth is tough to find in this brisk, entertaining thriller. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    TAKE NO NAMES

    JULY 5, 2022

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

TAKE NO NAMES

by Daniel Nieh

A cutting thriller with nonstop action and twisty consequences. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    AMERICAN DEMON

    SEPT. 6, 2022

NONFICTION

AMERICAN DEMON

by Daniel Stashower

A riveting and illuminating account of an iconic figure’s involvement in a notorious murder investigation. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    A DEATH ON W STREET

    SEPT. 6, 2022

NONFICTION

A DEATH ON W STREET

by Andy Kroll

An exemplary investigation, exactly as the author describes it: “a true-crime story for the post-truth era.” Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    WHEN WOMEN KILL

    APRIL 5, 2022

NONFICTION

WHEN WOMEN KILL

by Alia Trabucco Zerán ; translated by Sophie Hughes

A formally inventive, lyrical, feminist analysis of Chile’s famous female murderers. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    WE MADE IT ALL UP

    JULY 12, 2022

  • TEEN

    DON'T GO TO SLEEP

    AUG. 2, 2022

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

DON'T GO TO SLEEP

by Bryce Moore

A delightfully dark historical cat-and-mouse game blending the psychic and psychological. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    THE RESTLESS DARK

    OCT. 4, 2022

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE RESTLESS DARK

by Erica Waters

A satisfyingly twisty and refreshingly self-aware examination of human desires for self-knowledge and survival. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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