Hank Phillippi Ryan
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Hank Phillippi Ryan

Hank Phillippi Ryan is the bestselling author of ten award winning novels of suspense. National reviews have called her a "master at crafting suspenseful mysteries" and "a superb and gifted storyteller."

Her first psychological standalone, TRUST ME, is available for pre-order now! Mary Kubica says: "Dazzling!" and Lisa Gardner says "Mesmerizing!" The Booklist STARRED review says "..it's a knockout. First-rate psychological suspense."

Her current thriller, SAY NO MORE, is a Library Journal BEST OF 2016. And this just in: it's a nominee for the AGATHA AWARD and the MARY HIGGINS CLARK AWARD! And now, breaking news, it is also a DAPHNE AWARD nominee! Associated Press calls it "stellar" and Publishers Weekly calls it "thrilling" "unflinching" and "gratifying."

Her 2015 book, WHAT YOU SEE, is a Library Journal BEST of 2015, an ANTHONY and AGATHA Award nominee, and a Top Pick!, dubbed "exceptional suspense." It received a starred review from Library Journal which says: "Readers will find themselves racing to the finish!"

Her 2014 book, TRUTH BE TOLD, won the AGATHA Award for best mystery, and is a Library Journal Best of 2014. It received starred reviews from Booklist and Library Journal, which says, "Drop everything and binge read!"

THE WRONG GIRL won the Agatha Award and the Daphne Award, and is a seven-week Boston Globe bestseller and Anthony Award nominee.

THE OTHER WOMAN won the coveted Mary Higgins Clark Award, and was listed as a Best Book of 2012 by the Kansas City Star, the Sacramento Bee, Suspense Magazine, and The Boston Globe, won the prestigious Mary Higgins Clark Award, and was the only novel nominated for the Agatha, Anthony, Macavity, Shamus and Daphne awards for Best Novel of 2012.

Her first four mysteries, beginning with the Agatha Award-winning PRIME TIME, feature Charlotte McNally, a Boston television reporter. FACE TIME was a BookSense Notable Book, and AIR TIME and DRIVE TIME were both Anthony and Agatha Award nominees for best novel of 2009 and 2010. They are now available in all new editions.

Hank is also an award-winning investigative reporter at Boston's WHDH-TV. In addition to 34 EMMYs and 14 Edward R. Murrow awards, Hank's won dozens of other honors for her ground-breaking journalism.

Her work has resulted in new laws, people sent to prison, homes removed from foreclosure, and millions of dollars in refunds and restitution for victims and consumers. She's been a radio reporter, a legislative aide in the United States Senate and an editorial assistant at Rolling Stone Magazine, working with Hunter S. Thompson, Richard Avedon and Richard Goodwin.

Hank is a founding teacher at Mystery Writers of America University and served as 2013 president of national Sisters in Crime. She blogs at Jungle Red Writers and Career Authors.

Learn more about Hank at www.HankPhillippiRyan.com.

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Best Sellers

    • Trust Me

    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
    • Length: 12 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30

    An accused killer insists she's innocent of a heinous murder. A grieving journalist surfaces from the wreckage of her shattered life. Their unlikely alliance leads to a dangerous cat-and-mouse game that will leave you breathless....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Psychological Suspense...

    • By shelley on 08-30-18

    Regular price: $35.69

    • The Other Woman

    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Ilyana Kadushin
    • Length: 13 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 90

    Jane Ryland was a rising star in television news…until she refused to reveal a source and lost everything....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Badly Flawed Production Ruined it For Me

    • By John Ellenberger on 10-09-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • What You See

    • A Jane Ryland Novel
    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Xe Sands
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    A wedding is planned in Jane Ryland's family, but there's a disaster instead. Nine-year-old Gracie - supposed to be the flower girl - has been taken by her stepdad....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Stacatto

    • By S. Sarabasha on 11-25-15

    Regular price: $32.19

    • Say No More

    • A Jane Ryland Novel
    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Xe Sands
    • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    When Boston reporter Jane Ryland reports a hit and run, she soon learns she saw more than a car crash - she witnessed the collapse of an alibi....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Strong performance to match the writing

    • By Josh on 07-13-17

    Regular price: $32.19

    • The Wrong Girl

    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Ilyana Kadushin
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 41

    The Wrong Girl is a riveting novel of familial relationships - both known and unknown - vile greed, senseless murder, and the ultimate in deception....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Overworked child services leads to greed & murder

    • By Byron on 07-21-14

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Prime Time

    • A Charlotte McNally Mystery, Book 1
    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Margaret Daly
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 31

    In the cutthroat world of television journalism, seasoned reporter Charlotte McNally knows that she'd better pull out all the stops or kiss her job goodbye. But it's her life that might be on the line....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Nice story great reader

    • By sheila on 03-04-13

    Regular price: $17.95

    • Truth Be Told

    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Xe Sands
    • Length: 12 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 26

    Financial manipulation, the terror of foreclosures, the power of numbers, the primal need for home and family and love. What happens when what you believe is true turns out to be a lie....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyed it!

    • By Felicia The Geeky Blogger on 01-19-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Air Time

    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Margaret Daly
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    When savvy TV reporter Charlotte McNally enters the glamorous world of high fashion, she soon discovers that when the purses are fake - the danger is real....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it!!!

    • By Wendy on 01-30-18

    Regular price: $17.95

    • Drive Time

    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Margaret Daly
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Investigative reporter Charlotte McNally is an expert at keeping things confidential, but suddenly everyone has a secret - and it turns out it is possible to know too much....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • This is the best and possibly the last Charlie McM

    • By Kathleen on 09-29-12

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Face Time

    • A Charlotte McNally Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Hank Phillippi Ryan
    • Narrated by: Margaret Daly
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    Charlotte knows she has what it takes to get the story. Unfortunately, the more Charlotte snoops around, the more people turn up dead....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Solid 2nd entry in The Charlie McNally Series

    • By pamela on 03-12-16

    Regular price: $17.95

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