McTeague: A Story of San Francisco

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Out of all of them, though, Black Swan probably has the most explicit psychological overtones. I’m currently writing a series of novels narrated from the point-of-view of a crime reporter, Will Finch. Although controversial and edgy for its time, the torture scene seems too toned down for today’s standards. Which is something that the producers must have realized when they sent Michael back to prison (in a foreign country this time), where he spent most of the third season.
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The Things We Wish Were True: A Novel

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A wonderful book, which even though it doesn’t have quite a lot of action, it makes up in full with the psychological suspense that it offers. The action is not as overt and hard edged as in other types of thrillers, and the pace may be slower. The other, a veteran of the craft, is a feared and respected hitman for one of the biggest crime families in […] Summary: Boston private investigator Alex Rourke has had to overcome personal tragedy and the emotional trauma it’s caused to him before.
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No Lease on Life

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Bonus: They all feature strong female protagonists. Thinking of adding Houses of the Wicked to my (very large) bookshelf. Like nothing you’ve ever read before, All the Missing Girls delivers in all the right ways. Director William Kaufman has worked wonders with a modest budget, in a film so slick and tight that it puts many a studio production to shame. He’s seeing things on a bigger scale and losing what little patience he has with the smaller scale BS he has to deal with on a day to day basis.
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Anil's Ghost

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The Scrapbooking Mysteries – a slightly edgier series that take place in New Orleans. It has an amazingly witty script filled with suspense. Dir: Peter Berg With: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Douglas M. Also try: Alan Furst, Eric Ambler, Phillip Kerr, Joseph Kanon, Paul Grossman, Francine Mathews, Sam Eastland and John Lawton. Thirteen-year-old Sarabeth Silver's life is turned upside-down when her mother dies suddenly, leaving her orphaned, confused, and at the mercy of everyone who seems to know what is best for her.
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The Syndrome

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And speaking of “book two”… I have to ask, is there a sequel to The Leaving? As she spends more time away from her mother and the rhythms of her daily life, and as her obsession with Suzanne intensifies, Evie does not realize she is coming closer and closer to unthinkable violence. And while the middle section was jam-packed with good information and thorough details that only an experienced cop—an author who was obviously of that world before becoming an author—would be able to accurately offer, there was little finesse to it, and it came out like info vomit that pulled me as a reader away from the story line at hand to wade through piles of information that were often stoically presented.
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Idioglossia

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But Martin and his family have no choice but to believe the stranger's threat. Bolton, Rosamund Lupton, Sarah Rayne, Kate Morton and John Harwood. The finale, then, beyond the suspense, has left a bitter taste in my mouth. Luckily for Amy, Jeff isn't the kind of guy who is just going to back down when they bring out the old "everyone thinks you're crazy and the police won't listen to you" line. FictionDB is committed to providing the best possible fiction reference information.
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Death of Ivan Ilyich

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When that will is broken, the killers loose interest, get bored. Cath is a multi-platform writer with a background in [...] With Or Without Aussie Flavour? Nothing makes for a stimulating watch like a good old psycho thriller. I can relate to them more, because the plot seems like something that could really happen. Alternately told in chronological order (the past, shown in black-and-white) and reverse chronological order (the present, in color), Nolan’s mind-bending script never quite lets on what’s happening until the last possible moment, beginning with a bang (literally) and sustaining its tension and sense of disorientation so effectively that — wait, what were we talking about again?
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Lying with Strangers

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Remade as Anamika in 2008 starring Dino Morea and Minissa Lamba. A. will be weirder -- and more dangerous -- than ever. The plot is set in a derelict motel where a girl takes refuge after stealing money from her company, only to find a Oedipal psychopathic killer lurking there. Horses, ponies, mules, cows, pigs, rabbits, chickens, squirrels – every animal, tame or wild – was either a playmate or a possible target. So with no more suspense from me, here are the 10 Best Psychological Thriller Novels.
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My Best Friend

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Once I have the basic idea for a plot or a character I then go to the keyboard and randomly type the outline. Turner uncovers a plot of government interference, shady string pulling, and pure greed. Even her underwear color betrays her – after she’s stolen a substantial mount of money from her job, her bra turns from virginal white to seamy black. I did find myself having to go over a couple of passages to re-read some of the action, and I did get a little lost in the middle.
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Out of the Fire (Only in His Mind Book 1)

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Austria is a true middle-class society, and the greatest fear of the middle class is the invasion of the bourgeois home by unpredictable elements, be they of foreign origin—this is where racism comes into play—or be they mentally ill. This week is all about the new Netflix show, Stranger Things. Either as a writer or a reader, I hope you’ll be intrigued by the analysis. More than twenty years ago, Claire and Lydia’s teenaged sister Julia vanished without a trace. Is the cozy serial-killer thriller just around the corner?
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