44 Thrilling Reads for Autumn


Hi friends! I've gathered a list of the thriller/mystery books I have read and LOVED over the past two years. None of these books are ghost or spirit related stories- I don't mess with that.

I couldn't help but read most of these in 1 or 2 days because they were that good. I figured now that it's fall, it's the perfect time to curl up with a blanket, a cup of cider, and a page-turner that will keep you on the edge of your seat.

I was going to write a little summary of each book until I realized I was terrible at writing summaries so I linked all the books so you can read a description that will actually make you want to read the book :)

I See You by Clare Mackintosh

The Girl Before by JP Delaney

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

I Found You by Lisa Jewell

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

The Final Girls by Riley Sager

The Break Down by B.A. Paris

Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

In a Dark Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

The Trap by Melanie Raabe

A Simple Favor by Darcey Bell

The Ice Twins by S.K. Tremayne

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena

A Stranger In The House by Shari Lapena

Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

The Girl Before by Rena Olsen

The Passenger by Lisa Lutz

Bird Box by Josh Malerman

13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough

Never Let You Go by Chevy Stevens

Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips

Dead Woman Walking by Sharon Bolton

Ordeal by Jorn Lier Horst translated by Anne Bruce

A Map of the Dark by Karen Ellis

The Silent Order by Melanie Dobson

Find Me by J. S. Monroe

The Last Place You Look by Kristen Lepionka

What You Want to See by Kristen Lepionka

The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn

Not That I Could Tell by Jessica Strawser

If You Knew Her by Emily Elgar

Let Me Lie by Clare Mackintosh

The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet

The Echo Killing by Christi Daugherty

The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell

Bring Me Back by B. A. Paris

Believe Me by JP Delaney

A Gathering of Secrets by Linda Castillo

In the Woods by Tana French

Have you read any good books lately? What are your favorite cozy stories to read in the fall? 

Sustainable reading tip: Always check to see if you can borrow from the library or a friend first, buy used second, and buy new as a last resort!

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