Best Psychological Thriller books ?

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Classic Psychological Thrillers:

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"Rebecca" by Daphne du Maurier - A classic gothic thriller about a young woman who marries a wealthy widower and finds herself haunted by the memory of his first wife, Rebecca.

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"The Silence of the Lambs" by Thomas Harris - Introduces the character of Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist and cannibalistic serial killer, and FBI agent Clarice Starling who seeks his help to catch another killer.

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"Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn - A gripping story of a marriage gone terribly, terribly wrong. When Amy Dunne disappears on her fifth wedding anniversary, suspicion turns towards her husband, Nick.

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Contemporary Psychological Thrillers:

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"The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins - A psychological thriller revolving around the lives of three women, one of whom becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation.

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"Sharp Objects" by Gillian Flynn - A journalist returns to her hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls, only to find herself identifying with the young victims in disturbing ways.

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"Before I Go to Sleep" by S.J. Watson - A woman wakes up every day with no memory of her past due to a traumatic accident. As she tries to piece together her life, she discovers unsettling truths.

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Recent Psychological Thrillers:

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"The Silent Patient" by Alex Michaelides - A woman shoots her husband and then stops speaking, leading to her placement in a psychiatric facility. A psychotherapist becomes obsessed with uncovering the truth behind her silence.

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"The Woman in the Window" by A.J. Finn - An agoraphobic woman spends her days spying on her neighbors and one day witnesses something she shouldn't have. Or did she?

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"You" by Caroline Kepnes - A chilling story told from the perspective of a charming but disturbed bookstore clerk who becomes obsessed with a customer.

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More Intense Psychological Thrillers:

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"In the Woods" by Tana French - The first book in the Dublin Murder Squad series, this novel follows detective Rob Ryan as he investigates the murder of a young girl in a small Irish town.

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"The Shining" by Stephen King - A classic horror thriller about a family that becomes the winter caretakers of an isolated, haunted hotel.

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