Weekend Reads: Top New Thrillers Out Today!

Another exciting Thursday for us here at KillerReads and the Harper Fiction Marketing team! We have some stellar titles releasing today, and you might just have stumbled upon your new read for the weekend. In no particular order (our books are our children–we love them equally!), here’s the run down of some heart-racing thrillers available now:


The Sandman by Lars Kepler

The fourth book in the Joona Linna series, but you can easily read it as a standalone. Plus The Sandman will leave you hungry for more so you’ll probably find yourself wanting to delve into Joona’s earlier adventures anyway. The No. 1 Swedish thriller by the author of The Hypnotist and The Fire Witness with over 1 million copies sold. We’ve currently got a GoodReads giveaway until the end of this month where you have the chance to win a copy! 

Dive into the waking nightmare: http://hyperurl.co/e0oeuj


The Invention of Fire by Bruce Holsinger

Fan of C. J. Sansom? You’ll love this. Set in the turbulent 14th century, this historical thriller written by an award-winning scholar of the Middle Ages is richly atmospheric – perfect for long, cold nights. With famous figures like Geoffrey Chaucer peppering its pages and the threat of an unknown new weapon rocking the London backstreets, The Invention of Fire is sure to keep you heart-racingly warm.

Travel back to 1386: http://hyperurl.co/InventionFireHB


The Silent Boy by Andrew Taylor

Selected as Historical Novel the Year by The Times and Sunday Times, Andrew Taylor is back with another chapter in the Edward Savill brush with history. This time taking on the confusion and chaos around the French Revolution, this award-winning novel takes on the horrors of the era through the eyes of a young boy. And if you hurry, you might be able to win yourself a copy: 

Now in out paperback:  http://ow.ly/JoJmC


The Scent of Almonds & Other Stories by Camilla Läckberg

Less time on your hands this weekend but still want to squeeze in a quick reading session? Camilla Läckberg has your covered with her new release of Scandi-crime short stories. To get a taste of Almonds, you can read an extract from this Christie-esque murder mystery here.

Find out whodunnit: http://hyperurl.co/ScentofAlmonds

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