Not everybody likes a good old romance story. Some of us seek adventures and we find them in heart-pounding suspense filled plots that gets us sweating in winter! A good thriller novel get you excited, super anxious, anticipating with heightened suspense. Thriller stories are told in an unnatural way using the most natural elements! For all the lovers of books with a good scare and thriller, we have happily compiled a list of novels you might want to set your eyes on.
Topping our chart is;
FALSE MEMORY BY DEAN KOONTZ
This suspense- horror novel was written in 1999 by Dean Koontz and published by Cemetery Dance Publications and Bantam Books. What do you do if your greatest fear is you? A crippling fear of your mind and paranoia of how the most basic things can hurt you. You can’t run from it or hide from it. False memory is about a sick therapist and sexual psychopath, Dr. Ahriman who hypnotizes his patients to do despicable things like commit suicide or murder. He induces fears and phobias in his patients so much they become afraid of the simplest things like their shadows. Eerie, psychological, brilliantly written to give horror fans the thriller of their life.
THE COVE BY CATHERINE COULTER
The Cove is the first book in Catherine Coulter FBI Thriller Series. Small towns are a haven for most people, a place to get away from the noise. But for Sally Brainerd, she learn the hard way to be wary of small towns, especially ones with senior citizens. Sally ran to Cove after the murder of her abusive father with memories of being institutionalized for reasons she can’t understand When Sally got to the town, little did she know of the sinister plots in the Cove. Reading the Cove is a sure way to get you paranoid of quaint towns and old people. The author brilliantly merged two stories in one book. On another plus side, there is a little romance to occasionally ease the tension… and trust me, you will need that occasional escape while reading this gripping book.
RIPTIDE BY CATHERINE COULTER
The fifth book in Catherine Coulter’s FBI Thriller Series, Riptide has it all suspense, romance, thriller, psychotic stalker, and strange town with strange occupants. Becca Matlock is a speechwriter for the governor and all seems fine until she starts receiving creepy phone calls, telling her to “stop sleeping with the governor or I’ll kill him.” Becca gets scared and confused especially seeing as she is not sleeping with the governor. After the governor was assassinated, Becca ran from her stalker and the authorities to a town called Riptide. She thought she will be safe there, she thought wrong.
TELL ME YOUR DREAMS BY SIDNEY SHELDON
363 pages of a psychological thriller about Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) also known as Multiple Personality Disorder. Tell Me Your Dreams is a chilling novel about Ashley Patterson, a woman with two other alters living inside her. The story starts with the introduction of three women with different personalities, likes and dislikes; origin and accents. The three women had committed five murders over the years and the authorities had a difficult time finding out who was committing the murders. Ashely was sure she was been stalked, a deputy sheriff made it his duty to be a protection detail overnight. The next morning, his body was found in an alley behind Ashely’s apartment. Who did it? Why? Adequate research, detail, and time were put into making this book an educative, suspenseful, and thrilling masterpiece.
THE OUTSIDER BY STEPHEN KING
The prince of thriller horror has wowed us again! Published by Scribner, The Outsider is a crime, horror novel that is guaranteed to keep you guessing from start to finish. The body of an eleven-year-old boy is found in a park following a brutal murder and sexual violation. Eyewitness accounts, fingerprint and all evidence points to a public figure in town, the Little League coach and English teacher, Terry Maitland. Confusion sets in when Terry’s airtight alibi surfaced. As investigations continued, it leads to more horrifying and perplexing answers that shoots the novel into full gear, hovering between the supernatural and natural.
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