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The Other Woman

Jane Ryland (Volume 1)

Hank Phillippi Ryan

Forge Books

Reporter Jane Ryland is tracking down a candidate’s secret mistress just days before a pivotal Senate election. Detective Jake Brogan is investigating a possible serial killer that may be hunting down Boston’s young women under the city’s bridges. 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 who 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 from Hank Phillipi Ryan. Seduction, betrayal, and murder—it’ll take a lot more than votes to win this election.

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“Get that light out of my face! And get behind the tape. All of you. Now.” Detective Jake Brogan pointed his own flashlight at the pack of reporters, its cold glow highlighting one news-greedy face after another in the October darkness. He recognized television. Radio. That kid from the paper. How the hell did they get here so fast? The whiffle of a chopper, one of theirs, hovered over the riverbank, its spotlights illuminating the unmistakable—another long night on the job. And a Monday-morning visit to a grieving family. If they could figure out who
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  • The Other Woman by Hank Phillippi Ryan

    Jane Ryland was a rising star in television news...until she refused to reveal a source and lost everything. Now she’s a disgraced newspaper reporter. 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 Boston. As the body count rises and election looms closer, it becomes clear to Jane and Jake that their cases are connect

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Praise for The Other Woman

"A dizzying labyrinth of twists, turns, and surprises. Readers who crave mystery and political intrigue will be mesmerized."
Library Journal, starred review

"Political skullduggery and murder make a high octane mix in this perfect thriller."
Booklist, starred review

"Nonstop suspense. Riveting!"
—Lisa Scottoline, New York Times bestselling author

"Nonstop action… Ryan grabbed me on page one."
—Sandra Brown, New York Times bestselling author

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Hank Phillippi Ryan

  • HANK PHILLIPPI RYAN is the investigative reporter for Boston's NBC affiliate, and has won twenty-eight Emmys and ten Edward R. Murrow awards. A Boston Globe bestselling author, Ryan has won the

    has won two Agatha Awards, in addition to the Anthony, Macavity, Daphne du Maurier, and Mary Higgins Clark Award. She’s on the national board of directors of Mystery Writers of America and Sisters in Crime and is the author of The Other Woman, The Wrong Girl and Truth be Told.

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The Other Woman

Jane Ryland

Hank Phillippi Ryan

Mary Higgins Clark Award Nominee, Agatha Awards - Nominee, Anthony Awards - Nominee, Macavity Award - Nominee, Shamus Awards - Nominee
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