Thrillers to read this summer

Catch up on our pick of the best gripping page-turners, from Leila Slimani to Jo Nesbo

A family celebrates the prospect of a Muslim president in a socio-political thriller that questions what it means to be French today

A nanny wreaks havoc on her affluent French employers in an assured literary thriller that is more than the sum of its parts

An attempt to rescue a refugee goes disastrously wrong in this sizzling tale of expat misadventures on a Greek island

This psychological thriller is a masterclass in building a mood of uneasiness

A Norwegian crime writer’s noirish retelling of ‘Macbeth’

A subversive, slow-burning thriller offers an absorbing picture of small-town Britain