Best Police Procedurals Books
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1. Choose Me
Author: by Tess Gerritsen
July 1, 2021
From New York Times bestseller Tess Gerritsen and acclaimed thriller writer Gary Braver comes a sexy murder mystery about a reckless affair and dangerous secrets. Taryn Moore is young, beautiful, and brilliantso why would she kill herself? When Detective Frankie Loomis arrives on the scene to investigate the girl’s fatal plunge from her apartment balcony, she knows in her gut there’s more to the story.
Her instincts are confirmed when surprise information is revealed that could have been reason enough for Taryn’s suicideor a motive for her murder. To English professor Jack Dorian, Taryn was the ultimate fantasy: intelligent, adoring, and completely off limits. But there was also a dark side to Taryn, a dangerous streak that threatened those she turned her affections toincluding Jack.
And now that she’s dead, his problems are just beginning. After Frankie uncovers a trove of sordid secrets, it becomes clear that Jack may know the truth. He is guilty of deception, but is he capable of cold-blooded murder?
2. 21st Birthday: (Women’s Murder Club 21) (Women's Murder Club)
Author: by James Patterson
March 4, 2021
In the latest book in the globally bestselling Women’s Murder Club series, Sergeant Lindsay Boxer vows to protect a twenty-year-old victim long enough for her to see her twenty-first birthday. THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWhen a distraught mother pleads with San Francisco Chronicle reporter Cindy Thomas to investigate the disappearance of her daughter Tara and baby granddaughter Lorrie, Cindy immediately loops in SFPD Sergeant Lindsay Boxer.
The prime suspect is Tara’s schoolteacher husband, Lucas Burke, but he tells a conflicting story that paints Tara as a wayward wife, not a missing person. While the city’s chief medical examiner, Claire Washburn, harbours theories that run counter to the police investigation of the Burke case, Assistant District Attorney Yuki Castellano sizes up Lucas as a textbook domestic offender – until he puts forward a theory of his own that could connect the dots on a constellation of killings.
As the case grows into something far bigger than any of them could have imagined, the four friends will need each other to help unpick the truth from a web of lies. INCLUDES AN EXTRACT FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DAUGHTER, BY BILL CLINTON AND JAMES PATTERSON – AVAILABLE NOW TO PRE-ORDER
Author: by Stephen King
Part detective tale, part thrillertouching and genuine. The New York Times #1 bestselling author Stephen King returns with a brand-new novel about the secrets we keep buried and the cost of unearthing them. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTHE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER SOMETIMES GROWING UP MEANS FACING YOUR DEMONS The son of a struggling single mother, Jamie Conklin just wants an ordinary childhood.
But Jamie is no ordinary child. Born with an unnatural ability his mom urges him to keep secret, Jamie can see what no one else can see and learn what no one else can learn. But the cost of using this ability is higher than Jamie can imagine as he discovers when an NYPD detective draws him into the pursuit of a killer who has threatened to strike from beyond the grave.
LATER is Stephen King at his finest, a terrifying and touching story of innocence lost and the trials that test our sense of right and wrong. With echoes of King’s classic novel It, LATER is a powerful, haunting, unforgettable exploration of what it takes to stand up to evil in all the faces it wears.
4. We Begin at the End: A Guardian and Express Best Thriller of the Year
Author: by Chris Whitaker
Zaffre (March 26, 2020)
March 26, 2020
A GUARDIAN BEST THRILLER OF THE YEARAn EXPRESS BEST THRILLER OF THE YEARAn i BEST THRILLER OF THE YEARA MIRROR BEST BOOKS OF THE YEARA WATERSTONES THRILLER OF THE MONTHREAD THE BOOK EVERYONE IS CALLING A MASTERPIECE! ‘A beautifully written mystery, packed with unforgettable characters’ JANE HARPER’An accomplished and moving story of crime, punishment, love and redemption’ GUARDIANFor fans of Jane Harper’s The Dry comes a powerful novel about the lengths we will go to keep our family safe.
This is a story about good and evil and how life is lived somewhere in between. Thirty years ago, Vincent King became a killer. Now, he’s been released from prison and is back in his hometown of Cape Haven, California.
Not everyone is pleased to see him. Like Star Radley, his ex-girlfriend, and sister of the girl he killed. Duchess Radley, Star’s thirteen-year-old daughter, is part-carer, part-protector to her younger brother, Robin – and to her deeply troubled mother. But in trying to protect Star, Duchess inadvertently sets off a chain of events that will have tragic consequences not only for her family, but also the whole town.
5. Beneath Devil's Bridge: A Novel
Author: by Loreth Anne White
Montlake (June 1, 2021)
June 1, 2021
A true crime podcast yields new revelations about a shocking murder in a riveting novel of suspense by Washington Post and Amazon Charts bestselling author Loreth Anne White. True crime podcaster Trinity Scott is chasing breakout success, and her brand-new serial may get her there.
Her subject is Clayton Jay Pelley. More than two decades ago, the respected family man and guidance counselor confessed to the brutal murder of teenage student Leena Rai. But why he killed her has always been a mystery. In a series of exclusive interviews from prison, Clayton discloses to Trinity the truth about what happened that night beneath Devil’s Bridge.
It’s not what anyone in the Pacific Northwest town of Twin Falls expects. Clayton says he didn’t do it.Was he lying then?Or now? As her listeners increase and ratings skyrocket, Trinity is missing a key player in the story: Rachel Walczak, the retired detective who exposed Pelley’s twisted urges and put him behind bars.
She’s not interested in playing Clayton’s gameuntil Trinity digs deeper and the podcast’s reverb widens. Then Rachel begins to question everything she thinks she knows about the past. With each of Clayton’s teasing reveals, one thing is clear: he’s not the only one in Twin Falls with a secret.
6. The Hive
Author: by Gregg Olsen
June 8, 2021
Glamorous messiah or charlatan? A mask of beauty hides deadly secrets in #1 New York Times and Amazon Charts bestselling author Gregg Olsen’s mesmerizing novel of suspense. In the Pacific Northwest, detective Lindsay Jackman is investigating the murder of a young journalist found at the bottom of a ravine.
Lindsay soon learns that the victim was writing an expos. Her subject: a charismatic wellness guru who’s pulled millions into her euphoric orbitTo hear Marnie Spellman tell it, when she was a child, a swarm of bees lifted her off the ground and toward the sunlight, illuming her spiritual connection with naturean uncanny event on which Marnie built a cosmetics empire and became a legend, a healer, and the queen of holistic health and eternal beauty.
In her inner circle is an intimate band of devotees called the Hive. They share Marnie’s secrets of successincluding one cloaked in darkness for twenty years. Determined to uncover the possibly deadly mysteries of the group, Lindsay focuses her investigation on Marnie and the former members of the Hive, who are just as determined to keep Lindsay from their secrets as they are to maintain their status.
7. The Red Book (A Black Book Thriller 2)
Author: by James Patterson
March 29, 2021
The highly-anticipated sequel to Sunday Times bestseller The Black Book_Detective Billy Harney exposes an evil lurking deep within his city – but it also brings his own past demons to light… To Billy Harney, the newest member of Chicago PD’s elite strike force, getting shot in the head, stalked by a state’s attorney, and accused of murder by his fellow cops is all part of breaking a case.
So, when a drive-by shooting on the Chicago’s West Side turns political, he doesn’t shy away from leading the investigation. As the easy answers prove to be the wrong ones, Harney’s quest to expose the evil that’s rotting the city from the inside out takes him to the one place he vowed never to return to: his own troubled past.
INCLUDES AN EXTRACT FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DAUGHTER, BY BILL CLINTON AND JAMES PATTERSON – AVAILABLE NOW TO PRE-ORDER_Readers think The Red Book is one of James Patterson’s best ever thrillers:’The book was full of twists and turns, exciting to read, and just highly enjoyable.”One of the best books by James Patterson that I have read, and I’ve read them all.”Devoured this one.It was great.
8. The Law of Innocence: The Brand New Lincoln Lawyer Thriller (Mickey Haller Series Book 6)
Author: by Michael Connelly
THE TRIAL OF A LIFETIME. BUT WILL IT BE HIS LAST? ‘Another masterpiece from one of the world’s greatest crime writers’ Express’This is Connelly on top form … A terrific thriller’ Mail on Sunday’Grabs you on the very first page and doesn’t let go’ The Times* * * * *Heading home after winning his latest case, defense attorney Mickey Haller – The Lincoln Lawyer – is pulled over by the police.
They open the trunk of his car to find the body of a former client. Haller knows the law inside out. He will be charged with murder. He will have to build his case from behind bars. And the trial will be the trial of his life.
Because Mickey Haller will defend himself in court. With watertight evidence stacked against him, Haller will need every trick in the book to prove he was framed. But a not-guilty verdict isn’t enough. In order to truly walk free, Haller knows he must find the real killer – that is the law of innocence…
‘Pick up this gripping book at your peril, especially if you have other things to do like working or sleeping.’ Express’The so-called Lincoln Lawyer … Turns in another dazzling courtroom performance’ New York Times Book Review* * * * *”The law of innocence is unwritten.
9. Eleventh Hour (An FBI Thriller Book 7)
Author: by Catherine Coulter
June 24, 2003
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author, Catherine Coulter, comes Eleventh Hour. The murder of a priest leads FBI agents Sherlock and Savich to their most baffling case yet, in this riveting novel of suspense. Catherine Coulter won acclaim for her “fast-paced twists and turns, believable dialogue, and case of well-developed characters” (San Francisco Chronicle).
Now Coulter delivers the suspense thriller of her career in Eleventh Hour. When FBI agent Dane Carver’s twin brother, Father Michael Joseph, is brutally murdered in his San Francisco church, husband-and-wife agents Lacey Sherlock and Dillon Savich take a personal interest in the investigation.
Then Nicola “Nick” Jones, a homeless woman and the only witness to the shooting, is scared out of her mind because she’s trying to hide from her own monsters – who are drawing closer and closer. The chase goes from San Francisco to the Premiere Studios in Los Angeles and its new television hit, a show all about murder.
10. The 10X Rule: The Only Difference Between Success and Failure
Author: by Grant Cardone
Achieve “Massive Action” results and accomplish your business dreams! While most people operate with only three degrees of action-no action, retreat, or normal action-if you’re after big goals, you don’t want to settle for the ordinary. To reach the next level, you must understand the coveted 4th degree of action.
This 4th degree, also known as the 10 X Rule, is that level of action that guarantees companies and individuals realize their goals and dreams. The 10 X Rule unveils the principle of “Massive Action,” allowing you to blast through business clichs and risk-aversion while taking concrete steps to reach your dreams.
It also demonstrates why people get stuck in the first three actions and how to move into making the 10X Rule a discipline. Find out exactly where to start, what to do, and how to follow up each action you take with more action to achieve Massive Action results.
Learn the “Estimation of Effort” calculation to ensure you exceed your targets Make the Fourth Degree a way of life and defy mediocrity Discover the time management myth Get the exact reasons why people fail and others succeed Know the exact formula to solve problems Extreme success is by definition outside the realm of normal action.