This week’s Thriller Thursday brings us a pair of night shift murder sprees in a small town, an ode to the classic locked-room murder mystery filled with hidden rooms and sliding bookcases, and a fake identity scheme surrounding kidnapping, assault, and deadly secrets.
THE NIGHT SHIFT by Alex Finlay
“Fans of dual-timeline thrillers with intricately connected characters will love Finlay’s fast-paced tale that delivers one stunning surprise after another.”–Library Journal, starred review
UNDER LOCK & SKELETON KEY: A Secret Staircase Mystery by Gigi Pandian
“Pandian is in top form in this thoroughly enjoyable series launch… Lovers of traditional mysteries with quirky characters will be well rewarded.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review
THE DARKEST PLACE: A Robin Lockwood Novel by Phillip Margolin
“Pairing up two of Margolin’s most interesting characters, series lead Lockwood and the cool, calculating Marjorie Loman, this is not only the best in this series, but one of Margolin’s best novels, period.”–Booklist, starred review
THE NIGHT SHIFT by Alex Finlay; 9781250268884; available now.
UNDER LOCK & SKELETON KEY by Gigi Pandian; 9781250804983; 3/15/22.
THE DARKEST PLACE by Phillip Margolin; 9781250258441; available now.