7 Thriller and Mystery Books to Read this Summer

7 Thriller and Mystery Books to Read this Summer

Personal Growth

July 10, 2020

There is a world full of gruesome murders and never-ending mysteries, coming towards you. They come with the intent to pull you into their world. Some will leave your brain in a twisted state and some will force you to continue reading regardless of the time. Get ready to plunge into a world of darkness and confusion!

1. Tell Me Your Dreams by Sidney Sheldon

An enticing psychological thriller revolving around a woman suffering from multiple identity disorder and is tangled in a messy maze of illusion and reality. A past trauma guides her into this disorder and has toppled her world upside down. Unaware of her health condition she keeps on falling into a deep hole of misery.

2. The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

A woman who has refused to disclose the reason behind her husband's death executed by her itself is now leading a life in a mental hospital, with many people trying to their best potential to crack her open, but all in vain, until a man walks into her life to solve this mystery. Who is he? Does she know him?

3. The Woman in the Window by A.J Finn

An alcoholic woman, who undergoes the most unbelievable experience in her life when a new family moves into her area. Her hallucinations make her believe a murder has taken place in their house but all seems normal once the police arrive. Did anything happen or are these just simple mind games?

4. Angle of the Dark by Sidney Sheldon

Millionaires are being slaughtered around the world and soon 3 similar murders take place assuring the police a serial killer is on the loose. Was it a pre-planned revenge or just fun and games? This has been put together in a manner that will surely captivate your eyes.

5. The 8th Confession by James Patterson

Three extremely different people have been murdered. What had they done that they deserved this untimely death? Lindsay and her partner try to solve these mysteries but there seems to be someone trying to block their way and divert their attention. This book consists of mysterious characters and suspense kept intact till the very end.

6. The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo by Seige Larsson

Another thriller that revolves around a man whose niece went missing nearly 40 years ago. Along with a journalist and a computer hacker, he is determined to find the murderer. A lot of murky secrets are to be unravelled as the story progresses along with some dirty truths about the family.

7. The Chain by Adrian McKinty

Another mystery is yet to be solved. A mothers daughter has just been kidnapped and now needs to pay a hefty amount to save her life or else risk it. This is no ordinary kidnapping as it has come from none other than THE CHAIN. She not only needs to pay a ransom, but also kidnap someone else's dear one.

These books have filled my heart with a desire to read more novels like these. With chills running down your spine as you flip each page and experience each character to its fullest, these books are just a small epitome of mysteries in terms of books. Let me know your thoughts and reactions at the end of each book.

Lahma Kundu

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