Now We Are Dead extract

  The utterly brilliant Stuart MacBride is back with the gripping standalone Now We Are Dead – now out in paperback! Read the first chapter below, or head over to Stuart’s Facebook page to see an extract read by the man himself…   Tufty lunged, arm outstretched, fingertips… Read More
While You Sleep

Extract | While You Sleep by Stephanie Merritt

  Prologue   It begins, they say, with a woman screaming. You can’t tell at first if it’s pleasure or pain, or that tricky place where the two meet; you’re almost embarrassed to hear it, but if you listen closer it comes… Read More

Extract | Forget Me Not by A. M. Taylor

“Maddie,” Ange said over the phone, her voice a breathless straight line. “Yeah?” I said, suddenly sitting up a little straighter. There was something about the shape of her voice that instantly shook me, old memories rattling around in my ribcage making my heartbeat… Read More

You Let Me In extract

Meet Elle – a famous writer living in a beautiful house in Cornwall. Today, she’s giving a Facebook live with her top writing tips…   The timer on my phone beeps. One minute to go. My stomach turns over with nerves. Several thousand people tuning in live. I sit… Read More

Extract from The Rabbit Hunter by Lars Kepler

First you hear a nursery rhyme. Nineteen minutes later you die… On the 3rd May, get ready to be terrified by The Rabbit Hunter, the brand new Joona Linna thriller from international bestselling author Lars Kepler. To give you a taste of the excitement to come,… Read More

Extract from A Known Evil by Aidan Conway

In anticipation of the release of Aidan Conway’s gripping debut crime novel A Known Evil on the 5th April, we have an exclusive extract for you! Get ready for the first book in a groundbreaking new series from the newest star in British crime fiction…   One They’d… Read More

Extract from The Girl in the Woods by Camilla Lackberg

No. 1 international bestseller and Swedish crime sensation Camilla Lackberg’s RETURNS with a new psychological thriller featuring Detective Patrik Hedström and Erica Falck, and we’ve got a gripping extract for you right here… Eva began pulling up carrots. Off in the distance she saw Peter approaching on the tractor. Read More

Extract from The Perfect Neighbours

In anticipation of the release of The Perfect Neighbours on 15th December, we have an exclusive early look at the first chapter for you! Get ready for the most gripping psychological thriller you’ll read this year…   1. Sunday, 19 December The spotlight is set into the ceiling so prisoners… Read More

Extract from The Midnight Bell by Jack Higgins

To celebrate the paperback publication of Jack Higgins’ The Midnight Bell, we’re giving you all a sneak peek of this explosive new thriller of murder, terrorism and revenge from the Sunday Times bestselling author. 1… Read More