Spring may be just around the corner, but Canadians are still in the midst of a winter chill. Avoid the snow and warm yourself up with some of Simon & Schuster Canada’s hot new thrillers.
Follow Dr. Bruno Hamel and Detective Hervé Mercure in Patrick Senécal’s engrossing and daring thriller, Seven Days, about a monster who becomes a victim and a victim who becomes a monster. Curl up by the fire with The Homecoming, a gripping new mystery from bestselling author Andrew Pyper about a man who discovers that his inheritance comes with unexpected terms. Head to Italy with Daniel Kalla’s We All Fall Down, where infectious disease expert Alana Vaughn is in a race against time to uncover the truth behind the recurrence of the Black Death before millions perish. Stay up all night and binge S.J. Maher’s timely and terrifying new thriller, Social Misconduct, an immersive and cautionary tale about a woman who is the target of a social-media smear campaign after landing her perfect job.
With chapter excerpts from the following spring 2019 releases:
Seven Days, by Patrick Senécal
The Homecoming, by Andrew Pyper
We All Fall Down, by Daniel Kalla
Social Misconduct, by S.J. Maher
Discover your new favourite thriller this spring!
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About the authors
Patrick Senecal was born in 1967 in Drummondville, Quebec. He began writing in high school and self-published his short fiction while there. In 1994 he published his first novel, 5150 rue des Ormes, and he has since published dozens of novels, thick and dark, many winning prizes and several becoming films. Patrick published his first novella, Contre Dieu, in 2010, and now Contre Dieu has come to the Anglophone masses with a masterful translation.
ANDREW PYPER is the author of Lost Girls, his highly acclaimed first novel that was a bestseller in Canada, in the Top 10 on the TimesUK paperback list and in the Top 30 of The New York Times paperback bestseller list. The novel was selected as a Notable Book of the Year by The Globe and Mail and The New York Times and is currently being adapted for the screen. His second novel, The Trade Mission, was selected as a Top 10 Best Book of the Year by the Toronto Star and was published in Canada, the US and the UK to great acclaim. Pyper is also theauthor of Kiss Me, a collection of short stories. While researching and writing The Wildfire Season, he spent three of the past five summers living in the Yukon. His home is in Toronto. Visit his website at www.andrewpyper.com.
DANIEL KALLA is the internationally bestselling author of Pandemic, Resistance, Rage Therapy, Blood Lies, Cold Plague, Of Flesh and Blood and The Far Side of The Sky. His novels have been translated into ten languages. He practises emergency medicine in Vancouver, B.C., where he lives with his family.
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S. J. Maher is a novelist and journalist based in Ottawa. He has received a National Newspaper Award, Michener Award, Canadian Hillman prize, and two Canadian Association of Journalism awards, and is a 2016 Harvard Nieman fellow. Maher was born in France, raised in Nova Scotia, and has lived in Toronto, Newfoundland, the United States, Jamaica, Japan, and France. He lives in Ottawa with his partner, Camille, and his old sailboat, Free Spirit. Visit him at StephenMaher.ca or follow him on Twitter @StphnMaher.