Thrillers That Are the Opposite of Sleep Aids

Ah late August, the time of year I start inspecting leaves for any hint of changing color and burning pumpkin-scented candles in hopeful anticipation of the spooky season to come. There’s no better way to wait for fall than curled up with a spine-tingling, bone-chilling thriller. I want to be gasping out loud and digging through my closet for a night light. Catch me up all night this autumn with the tense, twisty, and thrilling stories below. Who needs to sleep when there are more books to read?