7 Romantic Thrillers That'll Get Your Heart and Libido Racing
A good thriller is hard to come by but we've managed to find some of the best romantic thriller books on the market. If you want a book you can't put down, you've come to the right place. But fair warning, reading before bed might cause strange dreams or bags under your eyes.
If you love reading you'll want to pick up on of these romantic thriller books. From secrets and deceit to love lost and mysterious relationships, you'll be attached from the first chapter.
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1. The Secrets You Keep
Self-help author, Bryn Harper needs help. Her husband seems to be keeping secrets from her after they moved into a new house and getting in a car crash hasn't mended any problems. She's not sleeping well, her dreams seem to be more of a warning then a regular REM cycle. Then, a dinner party caterer is mysteriously murdered. When another woman in town is murdered Bryn must open her eyes to the truth and figure out what is actually going on in her life and in her marriage.
2. A Simple Favor
Equally sexy and mysterious A Simple Favor is a fantastic story of how friendships and relationships might not be all they seem. Emily is a sophisticated and glamorous working mom who has everything anyone could dream of. Stephanie is a single mom who loves vlogging, so how did the two end up friends? This romantic thriller will have you guessing till the very end.
When Hollywood star, Lili, invites four sophisticate and chic women to the Pierre Hotel, none of them understands why they are there and shocked to see each other. They all have kept a secret for years which creates tension and animosity during their new reunion. But Lili is on the search for answers, none of which the women are willing to give her. Lili sets out on an adventure around the world, mingling with the rich and famous while getting herself into sexy situations.
You might've heard about You thanks to Netflix. The suspenseful novel was adapted into a wildly successful television show. But before you binge the show, start with the book. Joe Goldberg's life changes when Guinevere Beck walks into his bookstore. He becomes obsessed and stalks Beck till they are reunited. He'll do anything to date her and take out anyone who tries to stop him. You is a sensational romantic thriller that you will have a hard time putting down.
5. Behind Closed Doors
Author, B.A. Paris knows how to write a romantic thriller and Behind Closed Doors is an added bonus to her roster of novels. Jack and Grace are the ultimate couple; young, sexy, and rich. They throw the best dinner parties and they have it all. But Grace doesn't answer her phone when you call and Grace doesn't grab coffee with the rest of the wives in the neighborhood. It seems Grace and Jack are inseparable but why? The mystery behind closed doors is mind-boggling and thrilling.
6. Just One Touch
Jenna has no idea what the outside world has to offer, after all, she grew up in a cult. And when the leaders of the cult punish her do to her ability to heal, she clings to any memory she can. She's scared, the cult has taken away everything but she's waiting to escape at any moment. When young officer, Issac is hit by a bullet a beautiful stranger mysteriously heals him. Jenna and Issac navigate their love for one another under dangerous circumstances in this romantic thriller.
7. Sex, Murder and a Double Latte
When Sophie Katz thinks she's being stalked by a crazy fan, she takes this thriller into her own hands. But is her new love, Anatoly Darinsky her friend or....foe? You'll have fun reading this romantic chick-lit thriller.
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