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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Patrick Senécal was born in Drummondville, Quebec. He taught literature and cinema for several years, and, fascinated by suspense, fantasy, and terror, began writing to popular and critical acclaim in his native Quebec. Three of his novels have been adapted for film, and three other adaptations are currently under development in Quebec. He lives in Montreal, Canada, with his wife and two children. Visit him at PatrickSenecal.net.
Andrew Pyper is the author of The Only Child, which was an instant national bestseller in Canada. He is also the author of six previous novels, including The Demonologist, which won the International Thriller Writers award for Best Hardcover Novel and was selected for The Globe and Mail’s Best 100 Books of 2013 and Amazon’s 20 Best Books of 2013. The Killing Circle was a New York Times Best Crime Novel of the Year. Four of Pyper’s novels, including The Damned, are in active development for feature film. He lives in Toronto. Visit AndrewPyper.com or @AndrewPyper.
Daniel Kalla is the internationally bestselling author of Pandemic, Resistance, Rage Therapy, Blood Lies, Cold Plague, and Of Flesh and Blood. His books have been translated into eleven languages, and two novels have been optioned for film. Kalla practices emergency medicine in Vancouver, British Columbia. Visit Daniel at DanielKalla.com or follow him on Twitter @DanielKalla.
S. J. Maher is an award-winning journalist who has uncovered scandals, reported from remote outports, jails, warships, hospitals, parliamentary chambers, Afghanistan, and Haiti. His second novel, Salvage, was shortlisted for awards by the Crime Writers of Canada and The International Thriller Writers. He writes his books at anchor on his old sailboat, Free Spirit. Visit him at sjmaher.ca or follow him on Twitter @stphnmaher.