Results for Mysteries & Thrillers + Ordinary People (Thrillers) + 1st Books/1st Novels, set in USA

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  • The Never-Open Desert Diner
    James Anderson
    Hardcover: 03/22/2016
     
    A singularly compelling debut novel, about a desert where people go to escape their past, and a truck driver ...
  • A Small Indiscretion: A Novel
    Jan Ellison
    Paperback: 02/09/2016
     
    With the emotional complexity of Everything I Never Told You and the psychological suspense of The Girl on the...
  • The Kept
    James Scott
    Paperback: 01/06/2015
     
    A scorching portrait of guilt and lost innocence, atonement and retribution, resilience and sacrifice, ...
  • The Rule of Four
    Ian Caldwell, Dustin Thomason
    Paperback: 06/28/2005
     
    An ivy league murder, a mysterious coded manuscript and the secrets of a Renaissance prince collide memorably ...
  • The Emperor of Ocean Park
    Stephen L. Carter
    Paperback: 05/01/2003
     
    Intricate, superbly written, often scathingly funny - a brilliantly crafted tapestry of ambition, family ...

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