Thrillers and mysteries are sort of opposites: one’s like “how are they going to get out of that mess?” and the other’s like “how did they get into that mess?”. However! They’re both gripping. Strange disappearances! Strange appearances! Dead bodies! Who’s done it?! Who’s going to do it?!

Updated May 2020

  1. The Beautiful, Renee Ahdieh
  2. Shift, Em Bailey
  3. The Lady Grace mysteries, Grace Cavendish
  4. A Northern Light, Jennifer Donnelly
  5. The London Eye Mystery, Siobhan Dowd
  6. Buzz Kill, Beth Fantaskey
  7. Rush for the Gold : Mystery at the Olympics, John Feinstein
  8. The Switch, Joseph Finder
  9. Paper Towns, John Green
  10. No One Else Can Have You, Kathleen Hale
  11. Allegedly, Tiffany Jackson
  12. Shades of London (series), Maureen Johnson
  13. Dead Silent, Sharon Jones
  14. We Were Liars, E. Lockhart
  15. Stalking Jack the Ripper (series), Maniscalco, Kerri
  16. One of Us is Lying, Kate McManus
  17. The Phoenix Files (series), Chris Morphew
  18. Trash, Andy Mulligan
  19. Trapped, Michael Northrop
  20. Vanishing Girls, Lauren Oliver
  21. Confessions (series), James Patterson
  22. Cradle and All, James Patterson
  23. Maximum Ride (series), James Patterson
  24. There’s Someone Inside Your House, Stephanie Perkins
  25. The Sally Lockhart Mysteries (series), Philip Pullman
  26. Far From You, Tess Sharpe
  27. Amateurs (series), Sara Shepard
  28. The Lying Game (series), Sara Shepard
  29. Scythe (series), Neal Shusterman
  30. Choker, Elizabeth Woods