Amazon's best books of May

A raucous memoir from the frontman of indie rock band the Airborne Toxic Event, a heartwarming tale of villagers who join forces to save the house that Jane Austen once lived in, and the latest courtroom drama from bestselling author Scott Turow. 

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Back to school: 6 thrillers set in the classroom

We love a thriller set in a boarding school or university. Here are a few of our favorites.

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Summer reading

Editors' picks for summer thrillers, book clubs, and more.

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If you loved Dean Koontz's "Devoted"

If you loved Dean Koontz's most recent hit, "Devoted," here are ten other Koontz novels you may want to check out.

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Michael Connelly on his new novel, "Fair Warning"

Michael Connelly talks about his new novel, "Fair Warning," the media, and shooting the messenger.

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May mysteries you may have missed the first time around

We take a look at some great May mysteries you may have missed in hardcover.

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The best mysteries and thrillers of May

Here's a look at some of our favorite mysteries and thrillers of May.

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Weekend reading

It's Mother's Day weekend and we are going to spend it sunning ourselves and enjoying some new books that run the gamut from memoir to murder. 

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10 mysterious moms in crime fiction

Sunday is Mother's Day in the U.S. and so our thoughts turn to our moms. Whether they're on the right side of the law or the wrong, here are 10 fictional moms you do not want to cross.

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2020 Edgar award winners announced

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 Edgar Allen Poe Awards.

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Talking to Janelle Brown about her novel "Pretty Things"

We caught up with the best-selling author to talk about the twists and turns in her new psychological thriller. We also asked her about plans to bring the book to the screen. 

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Criminally funny: 6 mysteries to make you laugh

Right now, we're enjoying mysteries served up with a large side of laughter.

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David Baldacci on "Walk the Wire"

David Baldacci talks about his new Memory Man novel, "Walk the Wire."

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Grady Hendrix on book clubs and slaying vampires

Grady Hendrix, author of one of our best books of April, talks about the book, "Southern Living," potpourri, Beanie babies, and what he's reading right now.

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Michael Connelly on "Bosch" season 6 and more

We talk to author Michael Connelly about Bosch Season 6, the Lincoln Lawyer, and what to read right now.

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