STARRED REVIEW: LIBRARY JOURNAL
Verdict: 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. "Speed-of-light pace. Riveting suspense. Disgraced reporter Jane Ryland exposes lies, secrets, and treachery in a thriller hot as tomorrow's headlines. A breakout book with memorable characters and a compassionate understanding of love, loss, and lust for power." --Carolyn HartTOP PICK! As the intrigue unfolds, tension mounts in this outstanding start to Ryan's new series. Her expertise in the fields of politics and journalism shines in this gripping novel of greed, jealous, familial angst and political machinations. Highest rating--RT BookreviewsSTARRED REVIEW: BOOKLIST*Ryan..knows her way around politics at high levels, and she uses that knowledge to fashion a revenge-fueled plot that twists and turns at breakneck speed. Political skullduggery and murder make a high-octane mix in this perfect thriller for an election season.
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If you haven't read Hank Phillippi Ryan yet, you should, and The Other Woman
is the perfect place to start. A killer plot, compelling characters, and nonstop suspense. Riveting! (Lisa Scottoline, New York Times bestselling author
)The Other Woman
does everything a great suspense novel should… Ryan raises the bar sky-high--I knew she was good, but I had no idea she was this good. (Lee Child, New York Times bestselling author
Nonstop action, written from the rare perspective of one who knows the news business from the inside out… Ryan grabbed me on page one. As current as today's headlines, The Other Woman
is a wholly entertaining read. Just when you think you know it all, Ryan surprises with another twist. (Sandra Brown
A thriller that twists so fast it'll leave you gasping. If you think you know where this story's going, you don't --but I promise, you won't want to wait to find out. Hank Phillippi Ryan is a star. (Joseph Finder, New York Times bestselling author
A rocket ride of a thriller! Ryan effortlessly captures the frenetic pace of colliding lives, cutting edge journalism, and killer secrets, as only a true insider would know. Brava! (Lisa Gardner, New York Times bestselling author)
A master of timing, Hank Phillippi Ryan serves up a powerful fusion of political intrigue and dastardly crime that keeps the reader captivated until the final, explosive ending. (Karin Slaughter, New York Times bestselling author)
A heart-stopping finale...Innocent bystanders beware! This series is off and running. (Sue Grafton, New York Times bestselling author)
HANK PHILLIPPI RYAN is the on-air investigative reporter for Boston's NBC affiliate. She's won 32 EMMYs, 12 Edward R. Murrow awards and dozens of other honors for her ground-breaking journalism. A bestselling author of six mystery novels, Ryan has won multiple prestigious awards for her crime fiction: the Agatha, Anthony, Macavity, and for THE OTHER WOMAN, the coveted Mary Higgins Clark Award. National reviews have called her a "master at crafting suspenseful mysteries" and "a superb and gifted storyteller." Her newest thriller, THE WRONG GIRL, has the extraordinary honor of winning the 2013 Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel! A six-week Boston Globe bestseller, it is also an Anthony and Daphne Award nominee, and was dubbed "Another winner" in a Booklist starred review and "Stellar" by Library Journal.
She's on the national board of Mystery Writers of America and 2013 president of national Sisters in Crime.
Watch for her next novel, TRUTH BE TOLD, on October 7, 2014.