“The Body Lies” by Jo Baker (“Longbourn”) is “a dark, riveting novel of psychological suspense”. When a young writer accepts a job at a university in the remote English countryside, it’s meant to be a fresh start. But when a troubled student starts turning in chapters that blur the lines between fiction and reality, the professor recognizes herself as the main character in his book–and he has written her a horrific fate. “Knife” by Jo Nesbø (“The Snowman” finds series lead Harry Hole in a bad place. He’s been given a second chance with the Oslo Police but it’s in the cold case office. His long-time partner, Rakel, is gone for good. And his nemesis, Svein Finne, is free after a decade in prison and is out for revenge against harry, who put him there. This is a thriller with a real edge to it.
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Quotable“The precise role of the artist is to illuminate that darkness, so that we will not, in all our doing, lose sight of our purpose, which is to make the world a more human dwelling place.” James Baldwin