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Top Books of 2022 

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For Top Books by Release Month click here.  For 2022 Author Elevator Interviews click here.  

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Thrillers:  Psychological, Suspense, Domestic, Mystery, Crime, Cop Procedural, Action, Legal, and Literary.  

BEST SERIES | FRANKIE ELKIN 

COP PROCEDURAL | CRIME THRILLER 

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JAN 18 

BEST THRILLER

RURAL SMALL TOWN | SUSPENSE  MYSTERY | DOMESTIC | CRIME 

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JAN 25 

BEST SUBURBAN AU

DOMESTIC SUSPENSE 

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APR 05 

BEST US LOCKED-IN

SUSPENSE THRILLER

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NOV 8 

BEST CA MODERN DAY

VOYEURISM AND OBSESSION

PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER 

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APR 19 

BEST SMALL-TOWN MURDER

FICTION DUAL TIMELINE 

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MAR 01 

BEST RETURNING CHARACTER

LITERARY | MURDER THRILLER 

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SEP 20 

BEST CAT AND MOUSE

PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER 

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JULY 5 

BEST CELEBRITY

MURDER CRIME|

PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER 

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JULY 19 

BEST GRITTY COP PROCEDURAL

CRIME THRILLER

NETFLIX | BEST AUDIO

 

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AUG 23

BEST SOUTHERN LEGAL

THRILLER 

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OCT 18

BEST HAUNTED HOUSE

SUSPENSE THRILLER 

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APR 12

BEST POLITICAL THRILLER 

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DEC 01

BEST US DOMESTIC THRILLER

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NOV 29

BEST NEW AUTHOR DISCOVERY

BEST HEROINE NEW SERIES

PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER 

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APR 26

BEST CA

DOMESTIC THRILLER

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MAY 24 

BEST HELD PRISONER

DOMESTIC SUSPENSE 

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NOV 1 

BEST NEW ZEALAND

SERIAL KILLER | DARK HUMOR

CRIME THRILLER 

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NOV 10 

BEST US DEBUT

SERIAL KILLER | DOMESTIC

BEST AUDIO

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JAN 11 

BEST SOUTHERN

Black & African American Women's HISTORICAL FICTION SUSPENSE

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OCT 25 

BEST HUSBAND| WIFE DEBUT

DOMESTIC SUSPENSE 

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MAY 31

BEST THRILLER SUSPENSE

ACTION NEW SERIES

BEST AUDIO   

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JUL 12 

BEST BOSCH CRIME SEIES 

BEST COP PROCEDURAL 

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NOV 8 

BEST DISMAS HARDY

LEGAL SERIES 

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MAR 29

BEST NEW YORK CITY

LEGAL THRILLER | SUSPENSE

MYSTERY  

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OCT 1  

BEST 1970'S MYSTERY 

MOTHERS DAUGHTERS PSYCHOLOGICAL FICTION 

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OCT 25 

BEST TRIANGLE

THERAPIST/COUPLE

DOMESTIC SUSPENSE

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MAR 08

BEST SIBLING FICTION

LEGAL THRILLER 

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AUG 02

BEST DEBUT THRILLER

SMALL TOWN RURAL 
 

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JUN 14  

BEST BABYMOON

VACATION LOCKED-IN THRILLER 

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SEP 13 

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Historical, Southern, Ghosts, Mystery, and
Literary Fiction 

BEST CAMPUS ACADEMIA

THRILLER 

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NOV 08   

BEST HOLIDAY NOVELLA 

THRILLER 

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DEC 04

BEST HUMOR SERIES

WOMEN SLEUTH

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FEB 01

BEST LITERARY THRILLER

UK DEBUT  

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AUG 23 

BEST UK PSYCHOLOGICAL SPA LOCKED-IN DOMESTIC FICTON

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JUL 24   

BEST UK REVENGE 

DOMESTIC THRILLER

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OCT 20 

BEST LEGAL PREQUEL

Nicole Long  #.05

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JUN 22  

BEST NEW LEGAL
SPIN-OFF SERIES

Nicole Long  #1

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JUN 29  

BEST THRILLER

FEATURING A

STORAGE FACILITY 

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MAY 01  

BEST RE-IMAGINING

TRUE CRIME 

AUDIBLE ORIGINAL 

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OCT 27 

BEST THRILLER

BOOK BASED ON AUDIBLE NARRATOR 

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AUG 11

BEST WIDOWS' MYSTERY

AUDIBLE ORIGINAL

CRIME THRILLER  COLLABORATION

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APR 14

BEST MOTHERS CHILDREN

FAMILY LIFE SOUTHERN
HISTORICAL FICTION

 

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JAN 11 

BEST SOUTHERN FICTION

BEST COVER  

CONTEMPORARY NC 

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MAR 29

BEST JAZZ AGE

GREAT GATSBY RE-TELLING

HISTORICAL FICTION

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FEB 01

BEST BLACK & AMERICAN

HISTORICAL FICTION 

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APR 12 

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BEST RURAL | BOOK RELATED

WOMEN'S FRIENDSHIP FICTION

MAY 03 

BEST COMING OF AGE

HISTORICAL FICTION

BASED ON TRUE EVENTS 

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AUG 30

BEST SISTERS FICTION

BOOKLOVERS 

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NOV 01 

BEST JEWISH

HISTORICAL FICTION 

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SEP 20

BEST WOMEN'S DOMESTIC

LITERARY FICTION

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AUG 09 

BEST INSPIRING

BEACH READ  

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JUL 12

BEST MYSTERY SOUTHERN

HISTORICAL FICTION 

DUAL TIMELINES 

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JUN 7

BEST SOUTHERN GHOST MYSTERY HISTORICAL RENOVATIONS

NEW SPIN-OFF SERIES 

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MAR 29

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Women's Fiction, General, Literary, Rural Small Town, Family Life, Women's Domestic, Contemporary, Romance, Coming of Age, Beach Read, Humor, Holiday, Mystery, Magical Realism, Uplit, Novella, General 

BEST ROMANCE  

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JAN 18 

BEST ROMANCE
FOLLOW UP SERIES 
 

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OCT 18 

BEST SOUTHERN
BEACH HUMOR
RENO-MYSTERY
 

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MAY 03 

BEST MAGICAL

REALISM 

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AUG 30

BEST CONTEMPORARY

WOMEN'S FICTION 

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MAY 17 

BEST LONDON TRAVEL

FOR BOOKLOVERS 

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FEB 08

BEST END OF LIFE 

 PSYCHOLOGICAL FICTION

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MAR 22 

BEST NOVELLA 

FOR BOOKLOVERS | SISTERS 

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NOV 01

BEST CAPE COD

BEACH READ 

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MAY 10 

BEST UPLIT 

LGBTQ | INSPIRING 

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DEC 06

BEST COMING OF AGE

ALZHEIMERS

LITERARY | UPLIT 

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MAY 03 

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Non-Fiction, Memoir, Biographical,
Devotional, Health, Medical, Cookbook 

BEST MEMOIR 

FATHERS | SONS | FAMILY

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MAY 03

BEST PARKINSON'S

AGING PARENTS MEMOIR  

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MAR 22

BEST PLANT-BASED

VEGAN COOKBOOK 

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DEC 13

BEST DEVOTIONAL  

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OCT 11 

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