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Viper Books is our superb crime imprint, publishing books with bite: crime, thrillers and mysterious gothic fiction. Our books include Sunday Times bestsellers The Appeal by Janice Hallett and The Last House on Needless Street by Catriona Ward, and Reese Witherspoon Book Club sensation The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave.

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Blue Water

Leonora Nattrass

The sequel to 2021's critically acclaimed Black Drop, charting the adventures of reluctant spy Laurence Jago at sea.

Sundial

Catriona Ward

The new modern gothic masterpiece from the bestselling and award-winning author of The Last House on Needless Street. Perfect for readers of Push and…

Black Lake Manor

Guy Morpuss

Agatha Christie meets The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August in this outstanding cross-genre locked room murder mystery.

The Way It Is Now

Garry Disher

The new standalone thriller from multiple Ned Kelly Award-winner and Australia's King of Crime, Garry Disher

The Twyford Code

Janice Hallett

The dazzling new bestseller from the author of The Appeal

No Secrets

David Jackson

An addictive cat-and-mouse thriller from the bestselling author of Cry Baby

The Box

Dan Malakin

The blistering new thriller from the bestselling author of The Regret

The Homes

J.B. Mylet

Based on the true story of a childhood growing up in a home for abandoned and unwanted children, The Homes is a beautiful and haunting thriller.

Black Drop

Leonora Nattrass

An atmospheric and brilliantly plotted historical thriller set in London during the uproar of the French Revolution

Begars Abbey

V.L. Valentine

From the author of The Plague Letters comes a gothic tale of hauntings, family secrets and dark deeds.

Five Minds

Guy Morpuss

The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle meets Westworld in this stunning high-concept crime thriller of multiple minds, changing allegiances and revenge

Nasty Little Cuts

Tina Baker

This outstanding psychological thriller explores how love can be poisoned by secrets and silence, and a seemingly perfect marriage becomes rotten to t…

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