Crime and Thrillers are always intriguing. They keep us drawn to it until the very end only to make us come out of it mesmerized and marveled at the idea put into the plot.
So, are you a fan of thrillers? You like suspense? We’ve prepared just the list for you.
THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO
This novel published after the death of its author went on to become an international bests-seller in 2005. It is a dark psychological thriller where in a disgraced publisher named Mikael Blomkvist and a computer hacker Elisabeth go on to investigate mysterious disappearance of Harriet Vanger only to find out abysmal dark truths about the Vanger family.
Various incidents keep reader involved.
Can be disturbing for sensitive readers.
Rating- 4.5 Stars
It is a crime novel filled with series of murders. It revolves around Michael Corleone’s fate to become the head of the family empire against his wishes to lead a normal life with the love of his life, after the death of his father and the head of the family Vito Corleone (The Don).
It keeps readers intrigues with the series of deaths.
Just like many crime movies, crime novels can also be disturbing.
THE DA VINCI CODE
Rating- 5 Stars
This very famous novel by Dan Brown is a mysterious thriller, revolving around a man who interprets symbols at Harvard named Robert Langdon who one day gets a horrifying call that the curator at Louvre named, Jacques Saunière is dead. It is a very interesting plot on how Robert accompanied by a French Cryptologist go on to solve murder mystery through the hints that are kept hidden in Leonardo Da Vinci’s works.
The unique plot keeps readers involved until the very end of the novel.
I AM PILGRIM
Rating- 4.5 Stars
Before retiring, an intelligence agent wrote a book on Criminal Investigation. Little did he know, that this book will make return as a mysterious untraceable murder whose investigation will lead him to yet another investigation which threatens humanity.
Keeps readers bind to its interesting plot.
THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
Rating- 4 Stars
Set in the town of Cathedral, this classic novel captures the mysterious disappearance on Edwin Drood on one Christmas eve. Besides, this disappearance also gets connected to the opium den of London. The story also captures love chain as John Jasper, Drood’s uncle loves Drood’s fiancee, his fiancee loves another Neville Landless.
Readers get to the pleasure of reading a classic novel by Charles Dickens.
Readers might find the ending incomplete.
THE STRANGERS ON A TRAIN
Rating- 3.5 Stars
This 1950 novel is another psychological thriller. It has a unique plot wherein two strangers once cross path with each other and establish a bargain to trade murders, which in the end lead them to horrible consequences.
The plot of the novel is unique.
THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN
Rating- 4 Stars
The plot revolves around Rachel Watson, who is coming out of betrayed marriage. She follows the same routine to travel to London everyday which passes over her old house. She watches it and people inhabited their everyday from a far and begins to feel a connection with them. She starts idealizing their life only to find one day something shocking for just a minute as the train moves ahead. This changes everything for her.
The concept draws itself to the readers.