31 Psychological Thriller Books That Mess with Your Head

In these twisted thrillers, there's no escaping your own mind.

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psychological thrillers that will mess with your head

The Favorite Daughter

By Kaira Rouda

Buy A Circle of Wives at Amazon

A Circle of Wives

By Alice LaPlante

Buy Snake Eyes at Amazon

Snake Eyes

By Joyce Carol Oates

Buy Josie and Jack at Amazon

Josie and Jack

By Kelly Braffet

Buy We'll Never Be Apart at Amazon

We'll Never Be Apart

By Emiko Jean

Buy After She's Gone at Amazon

After She's Gone

By Sheryl Browne

Buy The Practice of Deceit at Amazon

The Practice of Deceit

By Elizabeth Benedict

Buy A Brief Lunacy at Amazon

A Brief Lunacy

By Cynthia Thayer

Buy The 7th Victim at Amazon

The 7th Victim

By Alan Jacobson

Buy Hide My Eyes at Amazon

Hide My Eyes

By Margery Allingham

Buy Cage of Bones at Amazon

Cage of Bones

By Tania Carver

Buy Mortal Memory at Amazon

Mortal Memory

By Thomas H. Cook

Buy Mothers and Other Strangers at Amazon

Mothers and Other Strangers

By Gina Sorell

Buy Harriet Said at Amazon

Harriet Said

By Beryl Bainbridge

Buy Out of the Dark at Amazon

Out of the Dark

By Sharon Sala


Cross Her Heart

By Sarah Pinborough


Jane Doe

By Victoria Helen Stone

Sharp Objects Psychological Thriller Books

Sharp Objects

By Gillian Flynn

Buy Hurting Distance at Amazon

Hurting Distance

By Sophie Hannah

Pretty Girls Psychological Thrillers

Pretty Girls

By Karin Slaughter

Swerve Psychological Thriller Books


By Vicki Pettersson

A Place of Execution Psychological Thriller Books

A Place of Execution

By Val McDermid

Before the Fall Psychological Thriller Books

Before the Fall

By Noah Hawley

In the Blood Psychological Thrillers

In the Blood

By Lisa Unger

Let Me Die in His Footsteps Psychological Thriller Books

Let Me Die in His Footsteps

By Lori Roy