A Boston investigative reporter helps a city detective solve cases while making headlines about the crimes and conspiracies that run rampant in Beantown in the thrilling and suspenseful Jane Ryland Novels from Hank Phillippi Ryan–winner of the Agatha, Anthony, Mary Higgins Clark, and Macavity Awards for her mystery fiction.
“Whip-smart writing and a dizzying pace make The Wrong Girl a thrilling, one-night read!” —New York Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen
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
HANK PHILLIPPI RYAN has won five Agatha Awards, in addition to the Anthony, Macavity, Daphne du Maurier, and Mary Higgins Clark Award for her bestselling mystery novels. As an investigative reporter, her work has resulted in new laws, criminals sent to prison, homes saved from foreclosure, and millions of dollars in restitution for victims and consumers. Along with her 34 Emmys and14 Edward R. Murrow awards, Hank has received dozens of other honors for her ground-breaking journalism. A former president of Sisters in Crime and founder of MWA University, she lives in Boston with her husband, a nationally renowned civil rights and criminal defense attorney. She is the author of Trust Me, and the Jane Ryland series (The Other Woman, The Wrong Girl, Truth be Told, Say No More and What You See).