It’s official — we’re a nation of thrill-seekers. Or at least that’s the case when it comes to our reading material.
According to new figures from U.K. libraries, nine out of the 10 most borrowed books in 2014-2015 were thrillers. James Patterson was the most-borrowed author overall, but Lee Child pipped him to the top slot with his latest Jack Reacher title, Personal.
If you’re a fan of crime fiction, these 11 novels will get your heart racing.