12 must-read books by Black authors coming in fall 2020

These forthcoming books by Black authors—ranging from memoir to mystery, and from literary fiction to young adult—have the Amazon Books editors thinking that autumn can’t come fast enough.

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The best mysteries and thrillers of July

Pack up your hammock and find a socially distant spot to dive into some of this month's best mysteries and thrillers.

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20 popular mystery series returning this fall

Series offer readers the opportunity to revisit beloved characters and locations. Here are 20 of the most popular mystery and thriller series publishing this fall.

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David Baldacci's 2020 summer reads

A great list of book recommendations from a master of the thriller. 

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Best mysteries and thrillers of 2020 so far

2020 has been a long, strange year so far, but a good year when it comes to mysteries and thrillers. It's hard to pick favorites, but here are a few of ours. 

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Our Best Books of the Year So Far yearbook

What's a yearbook without superlatives? 15 superlatives for our Best Books of the Year So Far. 

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10 summer thrillers you won't want to miss

From a dangerous gold-digger aboard a luxury yacht to a killing in the woods near an upstate New York college, here are a few of our most anticipated thrillers of the summer.

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The best mysteries and thrillers of June

Trips to the beach may be up in the air this summer, but a great thriller can be read anywhere. Here are some of our favorite mysteries and thrillers publishing in June. 

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6 great thrillers for Dad on Father's Day

This Father's Day, surprise Dad with one of these excellent thrillers.

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Modern classics by Black authors

The Amazon Books editors name 16 novels and short story collections that will dazzle readers.

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Amazon's best books of June: This week's releases

A harrowing page-turner, the queen of the summer read pays homage to the film Same Time Next Year, and a perverse and gritty novel set against the backdrop of a meditation retreat.

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Amazon's best books of June

A rousing biography from the first woman to be awarded three Michelin Stars, the chilling third book in Michael Connelly’s Jack McEvoy series, and a wholly original and fascinating travelogue that explores what’s at stake when we cultivate wild foods. 

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Summer reading: 5 mysteries and thrillers

Here are a few of our editors' picks for the best thrillers of the summer.

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Weekend reading

It’s been sunny in Seattle but the rain returns this weekend, and the Amazon Books editors return to our to-read piles.

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Past imperfect: thrillers featuring small town cold cases

A few of our favorite thrillers feature decades-old crimes set in small towns.

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