Bestselling crime author and investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan has written this summer’s quintessential beach thriller – THE OTHER WOMAN – and critics and fans are on the edge of their lounge chairs. Winner of the Mary Higgins Clark Award – one the world’s top suspense honors, named for the iconic bestselling author – the novel follows the adventures of investigative reporter Jane Ryland, as she uncovers a dangerous political cover-up linked to a ruthless serial killer.
THE OTHER WOMAN is the first installment in Ryan’s newest series of suspenseful crime thrillers, and will be released in paperback by Forge Books July 2 – at the height of the vacation read season. It is also an Agatha Award finalist and Anthony Award nominee for Best Novel of 2012, as well as a Daphne Award nominee in mainstream fiction.
Shelter Me, Juliette’s first published novel, was designated as one of the ten best works of fiction in 2009 by the Massachusetts Center for the Book, an affiliate of the Library of Congress. It was also named to the Indie Next List of the American Booksellers Association, was chosen as one of six novels for Target’s 2009 Bookmarked Club, and was a Good Housekeeping featured Book Pick. Her second novel, Deep Down True, was published in January 2011 by Viking Penguin, and was short-listed for the Women’s Fiction Award of the American Library Association. The Shortest Way Home, her third novel, was released in October 2012.