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Spring may be just around the corner, but Canadians are still in the midst of a winter chill. Avoid the snow and warm yourself up with some of Simon & Schuster Canada’s hot new thrillers.

Follow Dr. Bruno Hamel and Detective Hervé Mercure in Patrick Senécal’s engrossing and daring thriller, Seven Days, about a monster who becomes a victim and a victim who becomes a monster. Curl up by the fire with The Homecoming, a gripping new mystery from bestselling author Andrew Pyper about a man who discovers that his inheritance comes with unexpected terms. Head to Italy with Daniel Kalla’s We All Fall Down, where infectious disease expert Alana Vaughn is in a race against time to uncover the truth behind the recurrence of the Black Death before millions perish. Stay up all night and binge S.J. Maher’s timely and terrifying new thriller, Social Misconduct, an immersive and cautionary tale about a woman who is the target of a social-media smear campaign after landing her perfect job.

With chapter excerpts from the following spring 2019 releases:

Seven Days, by Patrick Senécal
The Homecoming, by Andrew Pyper
We All Fall Down, by Daniel Kalla
Social Misconduct, by S.J. Maher

Discover your new favourite thriller this spring!

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About The Authors

Photograph © Karine Davidson-Tremblay

Patrick Senécal was born in Drummondville, Quebec. He taught literature and cinema for several years, and, fascinated by suspense, fantasy, and terror, began writing to popular and critical acclaim in his native Quebec. Three of his novels have been adapted for film, and three other adaptations are currently under development in Quebec. He lives in Montreal, Canada, with his wife and two children. Visit him at

Photograph by Heidi Pyper

Andrew Pyper is the internationally bestselling author of ten previous novels, including The Demonologist, which won the International Thriller Writers award for Best Hardcover Novel, and The Killing Circle, which was selected a New York Times Best Crime Novel of the Year. He lives in Toronto. Visit and follow him on Twitter @AndrewPyper.

Michael Bednar Photography

Daniel Kalla is an internationally bestselling author of many novels, including Fit to Die, The Darkness in the Light, Lost Immunity, The Last High, and We All Fall Down. Kalla practices emergency medicine in Vancouver, British Columbia. Visit him at or follow him on Twitter @DanielKalla.

Tim Krochak

S. J. Maher is an award-winning journalist who has uncovered scandals, reported from remote outports, jails, warships, hospitals, parliamentary chambers, Afghanistan, and Haiti. His second novel, Salvage, was shortlisted for awards by the Crime Writers of Canada and The International Thriller Writers. He writes his books at anchor on his old sailboat, Free Spirit. Visit him at or follow him on Twitter @stphnmaher.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster (January 22, 2019)
  • Length: 50 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781982122614

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