Best Sellers

The most popular titles available at Audible.com, generating buzz from critics, publishers, and your fellow audio enthusiasts. This list may contain full-priced, discounted, and free titles, including Original titles available with Audible membership.

Mysteries & Thrillers

Top 100
    • The Overstory

    • By: Richard Powers
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 22 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,975
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,820
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,822

    The Overstory unfolds in concentric rings of interlocking fable that range from antebellum New York to the late 20th-century Timber Wars of the Pacific Northwest and beyond....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • eye opening

    • By Michael Stansberry on 05-23-18

    Regular price: $41.99

    • Before She Knew Him

    • A Novel
    • By: Peter Swanson
    • Narrated by: Sophie Amoss, Graham Halstead
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,252
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,915
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,907

    Hen and her husband have settled into a quiet life in a new house outside of Boston, Massachusetts. Hen has finally found some stability and peace. But when they meet the neighbors next door, that calm begins to erode as she spots a familiar object on the husband’s office shelf....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very Dark Psychological Thriller...

    • By shelley on 03-09-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Institute

    • A Novel
    • By: Stephen King
    • Length: 19 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    From number one New York Times best-selling author Stephen King comes the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It - publishing just as the second part of It, the movie, lands in theaters....

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Girl Most Likely

    • Krista Larson, Book 1
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 169
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 140
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 138

    In a small Midwest town, Krista Larson has made her mark as the youngest female police chief in the country. She’s learned from the best: her dad, Keith. But as accustomed as they are to the relative quiet of their town, things quickly turn with Krista’s ten-year high school reunion....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fast paced & FREE with Kindle Unlimited!!

    • By shelley on 04-10-19

    Regular price: $14.99

    • True Places

    • By: Sonja Yoerg
    • Narrated by: Lisa Flanagan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,023
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 890
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 892

    Suzanne Blakemore hurtles along the Blue Ridge Parkway, away from her overscheduled and completely normal life, and encounters the girl. As Suzanne rushes her to the hospital, she never imagines how the encounter will change her - a change she both fears and desperately needs....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • All Suburban Mother's Dream

    • By Kathleen on 01-09-19

    Regular price: $24.99

    • Knife

    • A New Harry Hole Novel
    • By: Jo Nesbo
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 16 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125

    Brilliant, audaciously rogue police officer Harry Hole, from The Snowman and The Thirst, is back and in the throes of a new, unanticipated rage - once again hunting the murderer who has haunted his entire career....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another masterpiece

    • By Jnerida on 07-13-19

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Dear Wife

    • By: Kimberly Belle
    • Narrated by: Vivienne Leheny, Chris Andrew Ciulla, Pete Simonelli
    • Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 283
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 274
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 273

    For nearly a year, Beth has been planning for this day. A day some people might call any other Wednesday, but Beth prefers to see it as her new beginning - one with a new look, new name, and new city....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Freaking awesome!

    • By Angela M. Dokos on 07-03-19

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Recursion

    • A Novel
    • By: Blake Crouch
    • Narrated by: Jon Lindstrom, Abby Craden
    • Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,228
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,176
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,170

    Memory makes reality. That’s what NYC cop Barry Sutton is learning, as he investigates the devastating phenomenon the media has dubbed False Memory Syndrome - a mysterious affliction that drives its victims mad with memories of a life they never lived....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Smart, but Really Dragged On...

    • By Lauren G. Brown on 06-24-19

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Wanderers

    • A Novel
    • By: Chuck Wendig
    • Narrated by: Dominic Hoffman, Xe Sands
    • Length: 32 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 192
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 184
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 185

    Shana wakes up one morning to discover her little sister in the grip of a strange malady. She appears to be sleepwalking. She cannot talk and cannot be woken up. And she is heading with inexorable determination to a destination that only she knows. But Shana and her sister are not alone....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A worthy read

    • By Ronald Citlau on 07-12-19

    Regular price: $45.50

    • Watchers

    • By: Dean Koontz
    • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
    • Length: 16 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,811
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7,194
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,165

    On his thirty-sixth birthday, Travis Cornell hikes into the foothills of the Santa Ana Mountains. But his path is soon blocked by a bedraggled Golden Retriever who will let him go no further into the dark woods....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A stunning masterpiece that leaves you with hope.

    • By Anonymous User on 08-31-18

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Bark of Night

    • Andy Carpenter Series, Book 19
    • By: David Rosenfelt
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 92

    When defense lawyer Andy Carpenter’s veterinarian asks to speak to him privately at the checkup of Tara, the last thing Andy expects is Truman. Tiny, healthy French bulldog Truman was dropped off days ago with instructions to be euthanized by a man everyone thought was his owner....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • QOD

    • By Jan on 07-16-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Lock Every Door

    • A Novel
    • By: Riley Sager
    • Narrated by: Dylan Moore
    • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 349
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 334
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 335

    The next heart-pounding thriller from New York Times best-selling author Riley Sager follows a young woman whose new job apartment sitting in one of New York’s oldest and most glamorous buildings may cost more than it pays....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Have and the Have Nots

    • By Megan C. on 07-03-19

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Doctor Sleep

    • A Novel
    • By: Stephen King
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 18 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21,278
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19,540
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19,527

    Stephen King returns to the characters and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, The Shining, in this instantly riveting novel about the now middle-aged Dan Torrance....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The sequel to the book; not the movie

    • By Don Gilbert on 09-28-13

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Devil in the White City

    • Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
    • By: Erik Larson
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 14 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20,292
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16,586
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16,615

    Thrilling tale of murder, mayhem, and the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Impossible to stop listening

    • By Michael on 05-26-12

    Regular price: $31.95

    • Tom Clancy Enemy Contact

    • By: Mike Maden
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 13 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,032
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 967
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 958

    Jack Ryan, Jr.'s, race to stop an international criminal conspiracy is intertwined with the fate of an old friend in this blistering entry in the number-one New York Times best-selling series....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • The Campus. story-line is getting a little tired.

    • By M. Turano on 07-06-19

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Woman in the Window

    • A Novel
    • By: A. J. Finn
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 13 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 23,135
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21,260
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 21,210

    For readers of Gillian Flynn and Tana French comes one of the decade's most anticipated debuts....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • An excruciating listen.

    • By Debra on 01-12-18

    Regular price: $34.22

    • Sycamore Row

    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Michael Beck
    • Length: 20 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20,627
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18,586
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18,539

    John Grisham's A Time to Kill is one of the most popular novels of our time. Now we return to that famous courthouse in Clanton as Jake Brigance once again finds himself embroiled in a fiercely controversial trial....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Grisham at his best (again)

    • By Brock on 10-23-13

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Harley Merlin and the Secret Coven

    • By: Bella Forrest
    • Narrated by: Amanda Ronconi
    • Length: 12 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,437
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,276
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,271

    Being an empath has its advantages. Nineteen-year-old Harley Merlin can sense people’s emotions, among other things. It’s how she snagged her first job pinpointing cheaters at a casino. But she has no clue where she got these freakish powers....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Torn

    • By Marlie bailey on 02-01-19

    Regular price: $24.95

    • A Nearly Normal Family

    • By: M. T. Edvardsson, Rachel Wilson-Broyles - translator
    • Narrated by: Emily Watson, Georgia Maguire, Richard Armitage
    • Length: 12 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 408
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 377
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 377

    Eighteen-year-old Stella Sandell stands accused of the brutal murder of a man almost 15 years her senior. She is an ordinary teenager from an upstanding local family....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding novel

    • By Lord Han moreno on 06-26-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Redemption

    • Memory Man Series, Book 5
    • By: David Baldacci
    • Narrated by: Kyf Brewer, Orlagh Cassidy
    • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,339
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,902
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,868

    Amos Decker and his FBI partner Alex Jamison are visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by an unfamiliar man. But he instantly recognizes the man's name: Meryl Hawkins. He's the first person Decker ever arrested for murder back when he was a young detective....  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Like cordwood the bodies stack up...

    • By shelley on 04-17-19

    Regular price: $30.79

Show titles per page
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5