Patricia Highsmith (1921 – 1995) was an American novelist.
“Patricia Highsmith is known for being one of the greatest psychological thriller writers of all time.” David Baldacci.
“I think Patricia Highsmith, at one stage, was much more appreciated in Europe than she was in America, even though she was American by birth.” Simon Brett.
Books by Patricia Highsmith
Interviews where books by Patricia Highsmith were recommended
Every week, dozens of new thrillers appear in bookshops. But, often, the classic ones are the best of all. If you haven’t read any of these five yet, you have a treat in store.
The best mystery books are completely unputdownable and addictive, the entertainment they provide more portable than watching TV and so much more satisfying than looking at your phone. Bestselling author David Baldacci, one of the masters of the genre and a passionate advocate for literacy and reading, talks us through some of the best mystery books ever written—as well as the contemporary authors he most admires.