Suspense / Thriller Books

Karen Hancock

Detective Kim Stone is investigating the murder of a 60ish woman who was found on a children's playground with an x carved at the back of her head. More similar murders are occurring, and Stone finds that she and her team are also in danger.

Karen Hancock

Tracy is back in Cedar Grove while on maternity leave and while her Redmond home is being remodeled. The acting chief asks her to help solve some murders and while doing so she puts her loved ones and especially herself in danger.

Karen Hancock

Abbie wakes up after being in a five-year coma. She remembers nothing, and her husband, who is a techie from Silicon Valley, is the only one giving her information about her previous life. As she is fed information so that she has memories, she begins to wonder if they are real.

Karen Hancock

In the final book of the Enemy trilogy, Carl Logan rescues Angela Grainger from the Russians and tries to escape Russia, since his own JIA has decided he is a rouge agent and has wiped his identity away. He and Angela are hunted to be killed.

Karen Hancock

Kim Stone is the head detective on a murder case that occurred at a very elite private school. The investigation brings up old horrors that have occurred in the secret clubs at the school, and the murders continue.

Karen Hancock

Melissa Sanderson is brutally murdered in her home, and her abusive husband has an airtight alibi. Gina Hart has been put in charge of the case, and with her history of domestic violence, she can relate to the victim.

Karen Hancock

Food writer, Eva Collette is trying to escape a huge mistake she made in her past, and also finish an overdue cookbook when she rents Brody's Watch, a mansion about five hours away from her Boston Apartment. There she encounters the ghost who lives there and finds herself in grave danger.

Karen Hancock

Harry Bosch is back, and this time has paired up with Michael Connelly's new character Renee Ballard. This first installment in the Harry Bosch and Renee Ballard series is a must read for Connelly fans.

Karen Hancock

Rachel Gaston still feels guilty for shooting her step-brother 20 years ago while playing a game with other classmates. Now 20 years later, classmates who testified for her and got her off on a murder charge are being murdered. Detective Cade Ryder is investigating.

Karen Hancock

This is a followup to Lissa Marie Redmond's A Cold Day in Hell. Protagonist Lauren Riley is found stabbed and holding on to life after pursuing a murder within her own police department. Few things are important enough to cover up and murder the one looking into it, and Lauren is in danger.