Top 10 Thrilling Books to Read
1) Adam’s Witness: A Thrilling Mystery, Crime and Romance Novel
The Crime: Bewildering
As the investigation unfolds, evidence points to troubling hate crime as Grace finds herself central to the case – not only as a key witness but a suspect and even potential victim. Lead investigator Detective Sergeant Adam Davis is thrown by the fierce attraction he feels toward Grace that, if acted upon, could throw the entire case into jeopardy.
The Race: Intense
With Grace at risk and off-limits, Adam races to unravel an increasingly disturbing mystery, while he struggles to both protect and resist the woman of his dreams.
2) HOSTILE WITNESS: A Josie Bates Thriller
When sixteen-year-old Hannah Sheraton is arrested for the murder of her stepgrandfather, the chief justice of the California Supreme court, her distraught mother turns to her old college roommate, Josie Baylor-Bates, for help. Josie, once a hot-shot criminal defense attorney, left the fast track behind for a small practice in Hermosa Beach, California. But Hannah Sheraton intrigues her and, when the girl is charged as an adult, Josie cannot turn her back. But the deeper she digs the more Josie realizes that politics, the law, and family relationships create a combustible and dangerous situation. When the horrible truth is uncovered it can save Hannah Sheraton or destroy them both.
“This story was inspired by a case my husband handled. As a superior court judge, he had to sentence a minor to life in prison. It made me wonder how I felt about minors arrested for violent crimes. Are they most vulnerable among us – capable or horrible violence, perceived as adults and yet emotionally still children?” Rebecca Forster
“An enthralling read, with colorful, well-developed characters and the unique atmosphere of the California beach communities.” Nancy Taylor Rosenberg
“Blending complex psychological character portraits with spot-on accurate courtroom drama, Forster’s riveting legal thriller keeps the plot twists coming until the last, satisfying page.” – Alafair Burke
3) Nightshade (Hugh Corbett Mysteries, Book 16): A thrilling medieval mystery of murder and stolen treasure
January 1304 and Hugh Corbett, devoted emissary of King Edward I, has been charged with yet another dangerous mission. Scrope, an unscrupulous manor lord, has reneged on his promise to hand over a priceless ornate cross he stole from the Templars during the Crusades. Furthermore, he has massacred as heretics fourteen members of a religious order, whose corpses now hang in the woods near Mistleham in Essex. The King, determined to restore order sends Corbett to Mistleham in his stead. But as Corbett reaches the troubled village, it becomes obvious that the situation has worsened. A mysterious bowman has appeared, killing townspeople at random. Is one of the Brethren responsible, or have the Templars arrived to wreak revenge? Can Corbett restore Mistleham to peace, and return the treasure to the King, before further blood is shed?
What readers are saying about Nightshade:
‘A gripping mystery, another page-turner of the first order’
‘Not only is the medieval age recreated, but a gripping story is told. Doherty is just superb here’
‘An entirely entertaining and engrossing story’
4) Dangerous: Thrilling Book About Gangland Families
In Dangerous, you’ll take a trip back in time to the East End’s criminal underworld. It’s the first book in the Taylor family series by crime writer Sandra Prior, then Diamond Geezer and Mickey’s War and Mickey’s Revenge.
Bobby Taylor is the epitome of danger. He’s a kingpin who has amassed enough gang ties in his life to fill the Royal Opera House. But on November 5, 1971, Bobby’s underworld lifestyle finally caught up with him. While those who loved and hated him try to get over the shock of his sudden death, it’s now up to Bobby’s son Mickey to settle old scores and figure out what really happened to his dad.
Mickey is no stranger to this seedy underworld. He grew up idolizing his dad’s lifestyle and tried to mimic his every move. Once he was old enough to make a mark of his own, Mickey earned the nickname “Dangerous” — and he’s done everything he can to live up to it.
He’s obsessed with power, hatred, and now revenge.
Mickey refuses to simply settle in as the leader of his dad’s gangland empire. Instead, he will stop at nothing to get answers about Bobby’s death. He’s not afraid of anything — which is proof of just how dangerous he is.
But in his quest for answers, Mickey gets a little more than he bargained for. He has to deal with a broken mother who suffered endless beatings at Bobby’s hands. He has to tap into all of the secrets that his brothers and sisters have never dared to tell. He has to dig through memories of rape, violence, and drug abuse in order to get to the truth…………..
5) Convergence: Book 5 in the Thrilling Post-Apocalyptic Survival Series: (Flashpoint – Book 5)
As the military coup reaches its final stages, Mercy faces new threats from multiple directions in Flashpoint Book 5…
Half of the earth’s population has been wiped out. Impossible to predict or stop, the Gamma-Ray Burst tore through the Earth like a bullet, its radiation wave killing hundreds of millions and the aftereffects ensuring the deaths of billions more.
Now, as the world crumbles around them, a ragtag group of survivors makes for the only home they know – the small town of Mercy. Spared the worst of the GRB’s effects, the town is isolated, safe and self-sufficient – for now. The flash hasn’t just decimated the Earth’s population, though. It’s brought out the worst in many of those who are still alive.
Survival in this new world doesn’t just depend on preparedness – it depends on strength…….
6) Acoustic Hits (4 Chord Songbook)
Paperback: 48 pages
Publisher: Wise Publications (9 Oct. 2006)
Product Dimensions: 16.9 x 0.4 x 24.4 cm
7) The Little Book of Kink: Sexy Secrets for Thrilling Over-the-Edge Pleasure
Kinky sex is fun, playful, exciting, and exhilarating–but it can also be dark and more than a little wild. If you want to put some “50 Shades of Grey” kind of adventure into your bedroom repertoire, but don’t know where to begin, The Little Book of Kink is for you. Popular sexologist Jessica O’Reilly shows you how to take sex from nice to naughty with techniques for hotter blowjobs, mind-blowingly orgasmic positions, exciting bondage and sensation play, and hot role-playing scenarios. Jessica O’Reilly provides you with specific scenarios and techniques for each activity, including props, dialogue, and mind-play to make the experience as hot as possible. Make your fantasies a reality with help from The Little Book of Kink!
8) Shrek’s Thrilling Tales
SHREK’S THRILLING TALES is the ultimate Halloween DVD compilation for your family. Featuring the scariest, ugliest, and funniest characters from DreamWorks Animation’s successful SHREK and MONSTERS VS. ALIENS franchises. Plus the Shrek Halloween special Scared Shrekless.
9) David & Charles Books-Thrilling Quilling
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- Item Weight 581 g
- Product Dimensions 21 x 0.4 x 27.8 cm
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- Amazon Bestsellers Rank 2,536,460 in Toys & Games (See Top 100 in Toys & Games)
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10) Annihilation: The thrilling book
For thirty years, Area X has remained mysterious and remote behind its intangible border – an environmental disaster zone, though to all appearances an abundant wilderness.
The Southern Reach, a secretive government agency, has sent eleven expeditions to investigate Area X. One has ended in mass suicide, another in a hail of gunfire, the eleventh in a fatal cancer epidemic.
Now four women embark on the twelfth expedition into the unknown……..
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