As evidenced by the sheer amount of must-read thrillers and mysteries hitting shelves this May
, thriller season is officially in full swing. From the latest release from The Flight Attendant
author Chris Bohjalian to a new book destined to give you major Desperate Housewives vibes, this month is full of gripping and unique tales of secrets, murders, and betrayals
. Whether you're in the mood for an enthralling courtroom drama or a book that will transport you to the past, we've got you covered. The 12 thrillers and mysteries
on this list are a varied bunch, and there's something that's sure to please every kind of suspense-lover out there.