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Category: Excerpts

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Dark City: The Mistress of Suspense

When Alfred Hitchcock arrived in Hollywood in 1939, he had an ace up his sleeve, a female protégé who would become a crucial figure in noir—Joan Harrison.

Gloria Grahame and Glenn Ford in Human Desire. Photo courtesy of the Film Noir Foundation.

The Lost World of Film Noir: Hate Street

Dark City by Eddie Muller explores The Lost World of Film Noir. Read the excerpt Hate Street from Dark City.


Read the Excerpt: The Last Guest by JP Pomare

Author of In the Clearing is back with a new twisty psychological suspense perfect for fans of Megan Abbott. The Last Guest is on sale August 31, 2021.


Read the Excerpt: In My Dreams I Hold a Knife by Ashley Winstead

Told in racing dual timelines, with a dark campus setting and a darker look at friendship, love, obsession, and ambition, In My Dreams I Hold A Knife is an addictive,…

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Read the Excerpt: Bloodless by Preston & Child

Agent Pendergast faces his most unexpected challenge yet when bloodless bodies begin to appear in Savannah, GA.


Read the Excerpt: Rovers by Richard Lange

Read the Excerpt: Rovers by Richard Lange.

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Read the Excerpt: Blind Tiger by Sandra Brown

The year 1920 comes in with a roar in this rousing and suspenseful novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra Brown.

The Noise by James Patterson and JD Barker

Read the Excerpt: The Noise by James Patterson and J.D. Barker

If you can hear it, it’s too late. Can two sisters save us all? Read the Excerpt: The Noise by James Patterson and J.D. Barker.


Read the Excerpt: Look What You Made Me Do by Elaine Murphy

A gripping thriller about a woman who must help cover the tracks of her serial killer sister — only to discover her sibling isn't the only serial killer in town.

Excerpts The President's Daughter

Read the Excerpt: The President’s Daughter by James Patterson and Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton and James Patterson team up again for their newest political thriller full of danger and intrigue. Read the excerpt for The President's Daughter on sale June 7th from…


Read the Excerpt: The Dark Hours by Michael Connelly

Ballard and Bosch team up once again to find out where the old and new cases intersect. All the while they must look over their shoulders. The killer who has…

Read the Excerpt: The Retreat by Elisabeth de Mariaffi

“Magnificently absorbing and haunting . . . With a dabble each of Hitchcock thriller, cozy mystery, and domestic noir, The Retreat offers a terrifyingly fun read.”

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