With holiday gift list in hand, everyone is spending money
on friends and loved ones—and little on themselves.
Hank Phillippi Ryan says--hey! It's time for you to have
some holiday goodies! She'll give the winner of her Fresh
Fiction Holiday contest a chance for literary luxury: a
fabulous $100 gift certificate to the bookstore of her
Those who love mystery, revenge, and secret passions will
want to choose The Other
Woman, Hank's hardcover debut novel! It's one
Suspense Magazine's Best Books of 2012, an RT
Reviews nom for Best Mystery and Suspense Novel of
a TOP PICK, an Indie Next Great Read and has starred
in Library Journal and Booklist.
Hank knows her stuff--an investigative reporter for
NBC affiliate and television journalist since 1975, she's
has won 27 Emmys and ten Edward R. Murrow awards for her
work. Drawing on her experience chasing down the bad guys
and exposing corrupt politicians, in The Other
WomanHank spins a tautly drawn tale of dirty politics,
dirty tricks and dirty secrets—with a barrage of
Jane Ryland was a rising star in television news . . .
she refused to reveal a source and lost everything. Now
disgraced and on the low rung at a local newspaper, she
begins to suspect a Senate candidate's hiding a secret
mistress—and it's just days before the pivotal
Detective Jake Brogan is on the hunt for a killer. When a
second woman's body is discovered like the first—by a
bridge with no identification—Jake is plagued by a
frenzied media convinced that a Bridge Killer is hunting
Boston's young women.
As the body count rises and election looms closer, Jane and
Jake realize their cases are connected . . . and they may
facing a ruthless killer who will stop at nothing to
a scandal. As one character warns: "You can choose
sin—but you cannot choose your consequences."
"Political skullduggery and
murder make a high octane mix in this perfect
thriller . . .
" - Booklist starred review
"Ryan . . . employs her much
honored investigative reporting and political background to
craft a dizzyingly wild labyrinth of exciting twists,
and surprises. Readers who crave mystery and political
intrigue will be mesmerized by this first installment of
new series." - Library Journal starred review