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Stephen King is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, and fantasy novels. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into feature films, miniseries, television series, and comic books. King has published 61 novels and six non-fiction books.
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A Cosmology of Monsters
A Novel
Shaun Hamill - Aug 04, 2020 (first published in 2019)
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"If John Irving ever wrote a horror novel, it would be something like this. I loved it." --Stephen King ...
Stephen King
Aug 03, 2020
Yeah, this is a cool book.     source
Defending Jacob
A Novel
William Landay - Sep 03, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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Andy Barber has been an assistant district attorney for two decades. He is respected. Admired in the courtroom. Happy at home with the loves of his life: his wife, Laurie, and their teenage son, Jacob.Then Andy’s quiet suburb is stunned by a shocking crime: a young boy stabbed to death in a leafy park. And an even greater shock: The accused is Andy...
Stephen King
Jun 13, 2020
DEFENDING JACOB, the novel, is great. So are William Landay’s other two books, MISSION FLATS and THE STRANGLER. Does anyone know if he’s still writing?I’d love another one.     source
The Strangler
A Novel
William Landay - Jun 12, 2012 (first published in 2007)
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Before the New York Times bestselling success of Defending Jacob, William Landay wrote this widely acclaimed second novel of crime and suspense, which was named a Favorite Crime Novel of the Year by the Los Angeles Times and several other newspapers.  Boston, 1963. Meet the charming, brawling Daley brothers. Joe is a cop whose gambling habits have ...
Stephen King
Jun 13, 2020
DEFENDING JACOB, the novel, is great. So are William Landay’s other two books, MISSION FLATS and THE STRANGLER. Does anyone know if he’s still writing?I’d love another one.     source
Mission Flats
William Landay - Aug 26, 2003
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Former D.A. William Landay explodes onto the suspense scene with an electrifying novel about the true price of crime and the hidden corners of the criminal justice system. Only an insider could so vividly capture Boston’s gritty underworld of cops and criminals. And only a natural storyteller could weave this mesmerizing tale of murder and memory, ...
Stephen King
Jun 13, 2020
DEFENDING JACOB, the novel, is great. So are William Landay’s other two books, MISSION FLATS and THE STRANGLER. Does anyone know if he’s still writing?I’d love another one.     source
The Chill
A Novel
Scott Carson - Feb 11, 2020
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In this terrifying thriller, a supernatural force—set in motion a century ago—threatens to devastate New York City.Far upstate, in New York’s ancient forests, a drowned village lays beneath the dark, still waters of the Chilewaukee reservoir. Early in the 20th century, the town was destroyed for the greater good: bringing water to the millions livi...
Stephen King
Dec 18, 2019
Wow! This is one terrific horror/suspense/disaster novel. Characters you root for and a story that grips from the first page. Coming your way in February of next year.     source
The Dutch House
A Novel
Ann Patchett - Sep 24, 2019
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At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish estate in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia. Meant as a surprise for his wife, the house sets i...
Stephen King
Nov 16, 2019
THE DUTCH HOUSE, by Ann Patchett: an absorbing "family" novel (brother and sister, actually) that's like a perfect Thanksgiving dinner: many courses, each perfectly prepared. At first you turn the pages; then you slip into that world.     source
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Cold Storage
A Novel
David Koepp - Sep 03, 2019
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"On every level, Cold Storage is pure, unadulterated entertainment." Douglas Preston, The New York Times Book ReviewFor fans of The Martian, Dark Matter, and Before the Fall comes an astonishing debut thriller by the screenwriter of Jurassic Park: a wild and terrifying bioterrorism adventure about three strangers who must work together to contain a...
Stephen King
Nov 12, 2019
COLD STORAGE, by David Koepp:gruesome, terrifying, pulse-pounding, and also pretty goddam funny In places. You need to get on this right away.     source
The Unwilling
A Novel
Kelly Braffet - Feb 11, 2020
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A penetrating tale of magic, faith and pride...The Unwilling is the story of Judah, a foundling born with a special gift and raised inside Highfall castle along with Gavin, the son and heir to Lord Elban's vast empire. Judah and Gavin share an unnatural bond that is both the key to her survival... and possibly her undoing.As Gavin is groomed for hi...
Stephen King
Oct 28, 2019
Hving read this wonderful book, I’d DOUBLE star it. Absolutely couldn’t put it down. Didn’t want it to end.     source
Dying is Easy
Joe Hill - Oct 06, 2020
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Comedy is hard... but dying is easy! From New York Times bestselling author Joe Hill (Locke & Key) comes this new graphic novel mystery.Meet Syd "Sh*t-Talk" Homes, a disgraced ex-cop turned bitter stand-up comic turned... possible felon? Carl Dixon is on the verge of comedy superstardom and he got there the dirty way: by stealing jokes. He's got a ...
Stephen King
Oct 17, 2019
Yes, it’s a terrific read.     source
And Then There Were None
Agatha Christie - Mar 29, 2011 (first published in 1939)
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The World's Bestselling Mystery"Ten . . ."Ten strangers are lured to an isolated island mansion off the Devon coast by a mysterious "U.N. Owen.""Nine . . ."At dinner a recorded message accuses each of them in turn of having a guilty secret, and by the end of the night one of the guests is dead."Eight . . ."Stranded by a violent storm, and haunted b...
Stephen King
Oct 11, 2019
AND THEN THERE WERE NONE, byAgatha Christie. Lots of murders, but relatively bloodless. And a great mystery.     source
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Ninth House
Leigh Bardugo - Oct 20, 2020
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From #1 New York Times bestselling author Leigh Bardugo comes a mesmerizing tale of power, privilege, and dark magic set among the Ivy League elite.Galaxy "Alex" Stern is the most unlikely member of Yale's freshman class. Raised in the Los Angeles hinterlands by a hippie mom, Alex dropped out of school early and into a world of shady drug-dealer ...
Stephen King
Oct 09, 2019
THE NINTH HOUSE, by Leigh Bardugo: Great fantasy/horror novel. Out now. Just sayin’.     source
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Full Throttle by Joe Hill
Charlesgate Confidential by Scott Von Doviak
Shaker by Scott Frank
Good Girl, Bad Girl by Michael Robotham
Growing Things and Other Stories by Paul Tremblay
Koko by Peter Straub
Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak
Elevator Pitch by Linwood Barclay
The Guest Book by Sarah Blake
A Head Full of Ghosts by Paul Tremblay
Cemetery Road by Greg Iles
Cari Mora by Thomas Harris
Flight or Fright by Stephen King
The Border by Don Winslow