Suspense in Seattle: When Ruth Ware Came to Town

We caught up with bestselling mystery-thriller author Ruth Ware on the Seattle leg of her book tour for The Death of Mrs. Westaway.  And now we can't wait for her to return.  

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James Patterson on Why He Wrote "The President Is Missing"

James Patterson sits down with us to talk about co-writing "The President Is Missing" with President Clinton and why the threat at the core of the novel is more dire than we believe.

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An Excerpt from Bill Clinton and James Patterson's "The President Is Missing"

Read an excerpt from "The President Is Missing" - an all-too-possible modern-day thriller from former president Bill Clinton and bestselling author James Patterson.

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Mr. President or Mr. Private Eye? 6 White House Whodunits

From an upcoming thriller co-written by former president Bill Clinton and James Patterson to a fictional murder at Abraham Lincoln's inaugural ball, these six White House whodunits turn the president and his closest allies into private eyes.

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Meredith Wild Takes on Suspense

Meredith Wild tells us why she took the leap from hard-edged romance to dark suspense—and which three books have inspired her along her journey.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of May

Here's to the first bumper crop of summer thrillers.

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A History of Violence

Based on a novella by Jonathan Ames, You Were Never Really Here is a gritty new thriller from Amazon Studios starring Joaquin Phoenix. We spoke with the writer about the origins of the story, New York's "ugly beauty," and how a certain French sensibility made the movie possible.

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"The Unexpected Benefits of Writing a Deaf Character" by Emma Viskic

The protagonist in this great debut crime thriller is deaf. How would that affect his experience? And what's it like to write a deaf character when you aren't deaf?

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of March

Here's your monthly list of go-to mysteries, thrillers and suspense novels.

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"The Wife: Should She Believe Him or the Women?" by Alafair Burke

When your husband has been accused of improper behavior, how should you respond?

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Enter Sandman: An Interview with Sonny Mehta

The editor-in-chief of Knopf discusses the introduction of Scandinavian thrillers to the U.S., including the most recent in a line that began with Henning Mankell, Jo Nesbo, and Stieg Larsson. 

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of February

Here are some of our favorite mysteries and thrillers of February, including a follow up to one of our favorite books of 2017.

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The Best Mysteries & Thrillers of January

With weather like this, it's a great time to read a mystery or thriller. The best seller lists bear that out.

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Announcing the 2018 Edgar Nominees

The mystery of who is up for the Edgars has finally been solved...

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"A Woman's Place" by Sujata Massey

Introducing a memorable new heroine, based in part on the first female lawyer in the British Empire.

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