Not only is Hank Phillippi Ryan an award–winning
journalist, so is her protagonist in THE OTHER
WOMAN. (Well, okay, the fictional Jane Ryland is a
journalist—she's still working on the award part.) In
OTHER WOMAN, Jane's lost her job in television news
because she wouldn't reveal her source. Now she's
scrambling to prove her mettle as an entry–level
reporter at a Boston newspaper. She soon learns she has a
lot more to lose—including her life.
So what better prize for Hank to select for her January
contest than to offer a year's worth of the scoop! Since
it's hard to give away a TV station, Hank has selected a
magazine subscription—no, two! The magazines mystery
and romance readers rely on for reviews and latest news on
their favorite books and authors. The grand prize winner
will receive a year's subscription to both RT BOOK
REVIEWS and MYSTERY SCENE . . . and a
copy of Hank's masterful blend of mystery, revenge and
secret passions that has earned raves in both magazines, THE OTHER
The best–selling September release from Tor/Forge is
now one of Suspense Magazine's Best Books of
2012, is an RT Book Reviews nom for Best
Mystery and Suspense Novel of 2012, a TOP PICK,
an Indie Next Great Read, got starred reviews in
Library Journal and Booklist and—yup, there's more!
WOMAN is heralded by the Boston Globe, Sacramento Bee
and Kansas City Star as one of 2012's Best Books.
Hank lives it—now she writes it! The investigative
reporter for Boston's NBC affiliate and television
journalist since 1975, Hank's won 28 Emmys and 12 Edward R.
Murrow awards (Hank doesn't do anything halfway!) for her
work. She's chased down the bad guys and exposed corrupt
politicians—now she spins a taut tale of dirty
politics, dirty tricks and dirty secrets—with a
barrage of final twists!
Jane Ryland was a rising
star in television newsï¿½until she refused to reveal a
source and lost everything. Now a disgraced newspaper
reporter, Jane isn't content to work on her assigned puff
pieces, and finds herself tracking down a candidate's
secret mistress just days before a pivotal Senate election.
Detective Jake Brogan is investigating a possible serial
killer. Twice, bodies of unidentified women have been found
by a bridge, and Jake is plagued by a media swarm beginning
to buzz about a "bridge killer" hunting the young women of
As the body count rises and election looms closer, it
becomes clear to Jane and Jake that their cases are
connected...and that they may be facing a ruthless killer
will stop at nothing to silence a scandal.
Dirty politics, dirty tricks, and a barrage of final
twists, The Other Woman is the first in an explosive new
series by Hank Phillippi Ryan. Seduction, betrayal, and
murder— it'll take a lot more than votes to win this
"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, turns, and surprises.
Readers who crave mystery and political intrigue will be
mesmerized by this first installment of her new series."
Library Journal starred review