With thrillers being one of the most popular genres of literature and film, it’s no surprise that fans are eager to get their hands on more suspenseful content.
Fortunately, many blogs and websites have stepped up to feed our thriller addiction, offering up the best the genre has to offer, including curated lists, special features, and more.
Best Thriller Book Blogs and Websites
Below are 12 of the best blogs and websites that cover everything thrill-seekers desire, from book reviews to author interviews.
1. Murder & Mayhem
Murder & Mayhem is a thrill-seeker’s paradise, with tons of fun insights and recommendations on the best thriller novels, as well as thriller films and TV series.
CrimeReads is a website founded by Literary Hub for readers who love suspense. It provides smart, entertaining content featuring everything related to thriller culture, including exclusive excerpts, editorial features, and more.
- CRIME NOVELS SET ON THE GREEK ISLANDS: SUN, SOUVLAKI AND SINISTER TYPES
- TOXIC MASCULINITY IN PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLERS
3. Mystery Tribune
Mystery Tribune showcases the best mystery and thriller content, including books, art, film, and comics in their print and digital issues. They feature book and film reviews, plus dozens of lists with curated recommendations for the ultimate thriller fans.
- 19 Best Time Travel Thriller Books of All Time
- Best Crime And Thriller Movies Coming To Netflix In July 2021
4. Crime by the Book
Crime by the Book is run by Abby, an avid reader of crime fiction. She posts lists of thriller book recommendations, author interviews, reviews, and more. She’s particularly a fan of Scandinavian thrillers.
BestThrillers.com is dedicated to bringing readers the best thriller and mystery books on the market by delivering premium book recommendations curated by real reviewers.
6. Suspense Magazine
Since 2007, Suspense Magazine has been the source for thriller authors and fans alike. (Their tagline—Anxiety at its highest level—could only sound inviting to dedicated thriller fans.) Their blog and radio show regularly showcase the best of the genre and feature insights from leading thriller and suspense writers.
- “Should the Horizons of the Mystery Genre by Expanded?” by author Marie Watts
- Writing Suspense in the style of Alfred Hitchcock by Tony Lee Moral
7. Stop, You’re Killing Me!
Stop, You’re Killing Me! is a massive directory of the best thrillers and mystery novels. Lucinda Surber and Stan Ulrich have indexed thousands of authors and the recommended order for reading their books.
8. The Big Thrill
The Big Thrill is the magazine of the International Thriller Writers, an honorary society of thriller authors. Their mission is to promote the thriller genre at an innovative and superior level for and through our Active members; to provide opportunities for mentoring.
9. Under the Covers Book Blog
Under the Covers was started by a group of women who connected on Goodreads. They review books from a number of genres, but are particularly fond of thrillers. Check out their latest thriller reviews.
10. Duffy the Writer
Based in Australia, Duffy the Writer reviews thrillers (among other genres) and shares the latest on new releases while shining a light on rising talents.
- Book Blast! Travel Mania – If you can’t travel in real life, do it by escaping in a book
- The Husbands – A feminist thriller with a sprinkling of ‘Get Out’
11. Mrs. B’s Book Reviews
Mrs. B. is a mother of two, an early childhood teacher, and an avid reader based in Australia who loves to share her reviews with her followers. She reviews contemporary fiction, and women’s fiction, children’s literature, but especially loves sharing great thrillers and crime novels.
- New Release Book Review: Her Last Holiday by C.L. Taylor
- Better Reading Preview: The End of Men by Christina Sweeney-Baird
BookBum is run by Zuki, a 24-year-old reader and thriller fiend from the UK. She primarily reviews horror, mystery, and thriller novels.
More Ways to Thrill
If you’re looking for even more ways to get your thrills in addition to books and blogs, be sure to check out our list of the best thriller podcasts.
And to ensure your library never runs low on suspenseful reads, visit some of the best websites for free thriller ebooks.