All Time Faves: Irish Suspense

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Vengeance Vengeance
By Black, Benjamin
2012-08 - Henry Holt & Company
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A bizarre suicide leads to a scandal and then still more blood, as one of our most brilliant crime novelists reveals a world where money and sex trump everything. …More

The Night Swimmer The Night Swimmer
By Bondurant, Matt
2012-01 - Scribner Book Company
9781451625295 Check our catalog

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A suspenseful novel about a young American couple who win a pub on the southern most tip of Ireland. …More

Now You See Her Now You See Her
By Fielding, Joy
2011-02 - Atria Books
9781416585312 Check our catalog

A newly-divorced woman embarks on a desperate search for her daughter, believed to have drowned two years earlier. …More

Broken Harbor Broken Harbor
By French, Tana
2012-07 - Viking Books
9780670023653 Check our catalog

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With her signature blend of police procedural and psychological thriller, French's fourth book of the Dublin murder squad goes full throttle with a heinous crime, creating her most complicated detective character and her best book yet. …More

Ask a Dead Man Ask a Dead Man
By Levinson, Robert S.
Manufactured by Wheeler Publishing
2005-05 - Wheeler Publishing
9781587249747 Check our catalog

The cold-blooded murder of KC McClory's husband draws her into a plan for revenge by assassinating one of the world's great leaders. The past quickly becomes the present, and takes KC from the strife-torn back alleys of Falls Road in Northern Ireland to the posh streets of Pasadena, California, where KC grew up among the wealthy inhabitants and where vengeance will be carried out in the shadow of the annual Rose Bowl. …More

1999: A Novel of the Celtic Tiger and the Search for Peace 1999: A Novel of the Celtic Tiger and the Search for Peace
By Llywelyn, Morgan
2008-02 - Forge
9780312878498 Check our catalog

The Irish Century series is the story of the Irish peoples epic struggle for independence through the tumultuous course of the 20th century. Llywelyns multi-novel chronicle brings the story from "1972" to the conclusion of the last century. …More

Darling Jim Darling Jim
By Moerk, Christian
2009-03 - Henry Holt & Company
9780805089479 Check our catalog

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When two sisters and their aunt are found dead in their suburban Dublin home, it seems that the secret behind their untimely demise will never be known. But then Niall, a young mailman, finds a mysterious diary in the post office's dead-letter bin. From beyond the grave, Fiona Walsh shares the most tragic love story he's ever heard--and her tale has only just begun. …More

Shadowfever Shadowfever
By Moning, Karen Marie
2011-01 - Delacorte Press
9780385341677 Check our catalog

In the hotly anticipated fifth book of her masterfully rendered, dark and sexy fantasy ("BookPage") urban paranormal Fever series, "New York Times"-bestselling author Moning answers all the questions fans have been dying to know in the final chapter of MacKayla Lane's shockingly suspenseful and deeply satisfying adventure. …More

Ratlines Ratlines
By Neville, Stuart
2013-01 - Soho Crime
9781616952044 Check our catalog

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Ireland 1963. As the Irish people prepare to welcome President John F. Kennedy to the land of his ancestors, a German national is murdered in a seaside guesthouse and the Directorate of Intelligence is ordered to investigate.

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The Truth Commissioner The Truth Commissioner
By Park, David
2008-03 - Bloomsbury UK
9780747591290 Check our catalog

A novel that explores the concept of social justice in a moving search for personal and societal truth. As Northern Ireland leaves behind a period of bitter violence, part of the continuing peace process focuses on how best to come to terms with the suffering of the past. David Park illustrates how one solution might take shape by inventing a fictional truth commission, modeled on South Africa's TRC.  …More

The Marching Season The Marching Season
By Daniel Silva
1999-03 - Random House
0375500898 Check our catalog

From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Unlikely Spy" and "The Mark of the Assassin" comes a provocative political thriller. Ex-CIA officer Michael Osbourne is pulled into the troubled peace and politics of Northern Ireland after the treaty between Protestants and Catholics has supposedly taken effect. …More