As if we need an excuse to enjoy a good thriller, but fall is one of those seasons that make thrillers especially enjoyable. There is little more exciting than a good, suspenseful story line and a warm beverage as you sit on your porch on a dark brisk night. How’s that sound? Not sure which thriller to pick up next? Here are six new thrillers we’ve anticipated this fall.
- A good sentence and a good thriller exist at cross purposes — the sentence making us pause to think or notice, the thriller dissolving our awareness of anything but its narrative, the genre that most wants to make us forget we’re reading.
- “Night School” is the third prequel Child has written with Reacher still in the Army.
- “The Long Room” is uncannily reminiscent of “Jill,” by Philip Larkin, about a provincial boy who goes up to Oxford with high hopes, only to be overwhelmed by loneliness and longing.
“”Night School” is the third prequel Child has written with Reacher still in the Army.”