Steve Berry, The Bishop’s Pawn
 Chris Bohjalian, The Flight Attendant
CJ Box, The Disappeared
 James Carroll, The Cloister
 Clive Cussler, The Rising Sea
Marisa De los Santos, I Will Be Your Blue Sky 
Jude Dereraux, As You Wish 
Joanne Fluke, Raspberry Danish Murder
Charles Frazier, Varina
Elizabeth George, The Punishment She Deserves 
Mario Giordano, Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions 
Kate Greathead, Laura and Emma
 Sally Hepworth,  The Family Next Door
 Ray Anthony Hinton, The Sun Does Not Shine
 Linda Howard, The Women Left Behind 
JA Jance, Duel to the Death
Emma Kavanagh,  The Missing Hours 
Claire Mackintosh, Let me Lie
 Phillip Margolin, The Third Victim
 Emily Pan, The Astonishing Color of After 
James Patterson,  Red Alert 
Anna Quindlen, Alternate Side 
Maria Shriver, I’ve Been Thinking
 Danielle Steel, Accidental Heroes
 Randy J. Taraborrdli, Jackie, Jane and Lee 
Randy Wayne White, Caribbean Rim
 Jacqueline Winspear, To Die But Once