Two of last year’s best thrillers are available in paperback tomorrow, Tuesday, April 17.
Jo Nesbo’s sales are on an acutely upward trajectory and his bestselling, The Snowman, was a favorite among Northshire’s serious mystery readers last year. Sarah Knight thinks it’s “excellent and scary” which is precisely what one hopes for in a good thriller.
The Last Werewolf, by Glen Duncan, gained the admiration of our resident horror (and otherwise all-around) critic, Alden Graves. Said he, “Duncan’s unlikely meld of supernatural lore, raunchy explicitness, and existential tragedy makes for a uniquely entertaining read.” Even I, who rarely if ever ventures into anything that could be described as horror, voraciously turned the pages of Duncan’s spell-binding monster novel. It was raunchy indeed, not to mention literary and funny. (Look for the sequel, Talulla Rising, in late June!)
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