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Three Assassins by Kotaro Isaka
Crime , Review , Thriller / 19/01/2024

Pile by the Bed reviews Three Assassins by Kotaro Isaka. This follow up to Bullet Train a wild, violent filled romp across Tokyo full of bizarre characters, plenty fo action and meticulously set up twists.

Geneva by Richard Armitage
Review , Thriller / 24/11/2023

Pile by the Bed reviews Geneva a debut technothriller by Richard Armitage but finds that it too contrived and muddled to be the page turner that it wants to be.

The Exchange by John Grisham
Crime , Historical , Review , Thriller / 06/11/2023

Pile by the Bed reviews The Exchange by John Grisham, a sequel to his breakout hit The Firm. Set fifteen years later, this is a sequel in name only and instead is a not particularly thrilling kidnap thriller with the same protagonist.

Red Queen by Juan Gómez-Jurado
Crime , Review , Thriller / 03/04/2023

Pile by the Bed reviews Red Queen by Juan Gómez-Jurado, the first book in his Spanish thriller trilogy featuring the hyper-intelligent Antonia Scott and her dogged partner, former police officer Jon Gutiérrez