14 Twisty Mystery and Thriller Books You Have to Read This August

Whether you're planning to read on the beach or stay cool inside, this August is chock-full of captivating mysteries and thrillers that will keep you guessing until the final page. This month's selection of must reads include books from debut authors and tried and true favorites alike. From Megan Collins's tale of what happens when murder visits a true crime-obsessed family to Zoje Stage's story of a nightmarish journey through the Grand Canyon, these novels are packed with all the twists, suspense, and unforgettable characters you could possibly ask for. But just in case you manage to read through all 14 of these thrillers and mysteries in August, don't forget to check out July's list, too.

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