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10 Mystery & Suspense Books With Tortured Heroines

10 Suspense Novels with Unhappy Heroines Featured ImageIf the bestseller lists are any indication, readers are hungry for female characters who are authentic, edgy–sometimes even unhinged. Here are my top 10 picks for great novels with tortured heroines in atmospheric settings.


About S. L. McInnis

S. L. McInnis has a degree in broadcasting and has worked in public radio and television. Framed is her suspense debut.