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The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins

The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins is a fast-paced modern-gothic mystery. Predictable yet engrossing, a lighter & brighter retelling of the classic Jane Eyre.

Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi

Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi is a unique and vibrant spiritual literary fiction about a woman’s struggles and journey of trauma, mental illness, gender identity, sexual violence, inner peace and sense of self. Rooted in Igbo mythology.

Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

Sharp Objects is a dark, repulsive psychological thriller and mystery with astonishing twists and turns.
A terrific dark novel sharply written by the astonishing Gillian Flynn that goes deeper than your average thriller.

My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward

My Lovely Wife in a Psych Ward is a heart-wrenching and impactful memoir written by a fiercely loyal husband about a beautiful marriage tested by the highs and lows of his wife’s mental illness.

All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover

ALL YOUR PERFECTS by the amazing Colleen Hoover is a beautiful, healing profound love story. It is a wonderful and tragic heartbreaking page-turner that will leave you grinning and in tears.

Cross Her Heart by Sarah Pinborough

Cross Her Heart is a twisty and unrelentingly grim mystery thriller about three women, their secrets and the power of female relationships.

Regretting You by Colleen Hoover

Regretting You by Colleen Hoover is a heartfelt novel about a mother and daughter trying to adjust to a new normal while navigating grief, love and betrayal after a heartbreaking tragedy.

Goodnight Beautiful

GOODNIGHT BEAUTIFUL touches on the kind of tragedy that affects real people in the real world, the despair of a parent having a critically ill child and the prospect of losing a child. Including but not limited to pregnancy, friendship and thought-provoking issues factored by jealousy.

Dead To Her by Sarah Pinborough

Dead To Her by Sarah Pinborough is an entertaining soapy mystery thriller set in the pompous high society of Savannah in the American South featuring unlikable characters, black magic and engrossing surprising twists.

The One by John Marrs

A modern concept to the thriller genre. The One is a highly addictive and unpredictable thriller with dark riveting twists that will leave you in a constant state of introspection.