Hallie Ahern Mysteries (Volume 3 of 3)

Jan Brogan

Minotaur Books

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Hallie Ahern, a Providence, Rhode Island, reporter and recovering gambling addict, is trawling online chat rooms in search of a story for her newspaper’s Web site when an anonymous source sends her a short video clip, a teaser. Featuring two girls striking provocative poses, the clip promises more to come. As Hallie follows up on the lead, staking out tech shops and high school hangouts in search of the girls in the clip, she discovers that men are buying the girls webcams and lavishing them with gifts to make sure they use them. But those gifts are only a taste of the perils to come.

The paper’s new owners love the idea of an exposé that warns parents of the dangers of the Internet, but when girls start dying, and when Hallie’s boyfriend—a prosecutor with the Attorney General’s office—ends up on another side of the story altogether, the situation goes from dark to lethal.

As Hallie is caught between her responsibilities as a reporter and as a concerned citizen, her investigation leads her deep into a far-reaching conspiracy in Teaser, Jan Brogan’s latest gripping mystery.

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Praise for Teaser

Advance Praise for Teaser

“A neatly packaged tale delineating how online scoops are eroding print newspaper profits and how even if an active addiction is stopped, the emotional processes behind it may well remain.”
--Kirkus Reviews

Praise for Yesterday’s Fatal

“Featuring an intense, fast-paced plot and characters exhibiting human flaws, this second in a series is a good read.”
Library Journal

“Well plotted and plausible . . . Recommend this series to those who look to mysteries for light entertainment delivered in a snappy fashion.”

“Intelligent but with her fair share of imperfections, Hallie makes a credible heroine.”
Publishers Weekly

Praise for A Confidential Source

“A winner . . . Brogan keeps the suspense mounting. . . . She is a surefire mystery writer at the top of her form.”
The Providence Journal

“[Brogan] takes the reader with her on a hair-raising ride.”
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette



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Jan Brogan

Jan Brogan has been a journalist for twenty years and is currently a correspondent for The Boston Globe. This is her fourth novel. She lives between Boston, Massachusetts, and Providence, Rhode Island.

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
December 2008
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ISBN: 9781429979337
ISBN10: 142997933X
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 304 pages

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