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Must-Read Crime Books

Looking for the perfect crime? We have a few big thrillers and page-turning mystery reads for you!  Revisit a classic like The Talented Mr. Ripley or pick up a well-loved bestseller like The Girl in the Spider’s Web.
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    The Big Sleep

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    American Heroin

    The unforgettable protagonist of Lola returns in a gritty, high-octane thriller about a brilliant woman who will stop at nothing to protect her growing drug empire, even if she has to go to war with a rival cartel…or her own family.

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    Lullaby Road

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    The Talented Mr. Ripley, Ripley Under Ground, Ripley’s Game

    Three classic crime novels by a master of the macabre appear here together. Suave, agreeable, and completely amoral, Patricia Highsmith’s hero, the inimitable Tom Ripley, stops at nothing–not even murder– to accomplish his goals.

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    The Reckoning

    In a major novel unlike anything he has written before, John Grisham takes us on an incredible journey, from the Jim Crow South to the jungles of the Philippines during World War II; from an insane asylum filled with secrets to a Mississippi courtroom.

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    The Maltese Falcon

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    The Chalk Man

    The Chalk Man is a riveting and relentlessly compelling psychological suspense debut that weaves a mystery about a childhood game gone dangerously awry, and will keep readers guessing right up to the shocking ending.

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    The Girl in the Spider’s Web

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