Top 10 Thrillers Releasing August 2017


Here are my picks for the top 10 thrillers releasing this month: 




Girl in Snow by Danya Kukafka 8/1 from Simon & Schuster

Who murdered a high school girl? 


A Beautiful Poison by Lydia Kang 8/1 from Lake Union

Spanish influenza or poison? 


The Dying Game by Asa Avdic 8/1 from Penguin
48-hour competition for a top-secret intelligence position in 2037. 


See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt 8/1 by Atlantic Monthly
Retelling of the Lizzie Borden murders.


The Readymade Thief by Augustus Rose 8/1 from Viking

17-year-old girl goes "underground" after taking the fall for a friend. 



The Dark Net by Benjamin Percy 8/1 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 
An ancient darkness spreads virally IRL.



The People at Number 9 by Felicity Everett 8/8 from HQ
Shattering consequences for suburban neighbors



Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker 8/8 from St. Martin's
Two sisters disappear but only one returns.



Best Intentions by Erika Raskin 8/15 from St. Martin's
Elite, obstetrician mother witness dark side of her husband's medical center.




Pretty, Nasty, Lovely by Rosalind Noonan 8/29 from Kensington
The dark side of sorority sisterhood. 

1 comment

Judy Krueger said...

Thanks for the list. Some of them look quite good. The best thriller I read recently was She Rides Shotgun by Jordan Harper.