Results for General Fiction + Thrillers + Strong Female Leads, set in USA

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  • Night Film
    Marisha Pessl
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    Brilliant, haunting, breathtakingly suspenseful, Night Film is a superb literary thriller by the New York ...
  • The Kept
    James Scott
    Hardcover: 01/07/2014
     
    A scorching portrait of guilt and lost innocence, atonement and retribution, resilience and sacrifice, ...
  • The Technologists : A Novel
    Matthew Pearl
    Paperback: 11/27/2012
     
    The acclaimed author of The Dante Club reinvigorates the historical thriller. Matthew Pearl's spellbinding new...
  • The Language of Flowers : A Novel
    Vanessa Diffenbaugh
    Paperback: 04/03/2012
     
    A mesmerizing, moving, and elegantly written debut novel, The Language of Flowers beautifully weaves past and ...
  • Room : A Novel
    Emma Donoghue
    Paperback: 05/18/2011
     
    To five-year-old-Jack, Room is the world....

    Told in the inventive, funny, and poignant voice of Jack, Room ...
  • Twelve Sharp
    Janet Evanovich
    Paperback: 06/19/2007
     
    Bounty hunter Stepahie Plum is once again struggling with her tangled love life, her chaotic family, and her ...
  • Beautiful Lies : A Novel
    Lisa Unger
    Paperback: 12/05/2006
     
    Ridley Jones sets out on a quest to unlock the secrets of her murky past after the faded picture of a man, ...

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