Hank Phillippi Ryan is the on-air investigative reporter for Boston’s NBC affiliate. She’s won 32 Emmy® Awards, 12 Edward R. Murrow awards and dozens of other honors for her groundbreaking journalism. A bestselling author of seven mystery novels, Ryan has won multiple prestigious awards for her crime fiction: three Agathas, the Anthony, Daphne, Macavity, and for The Other Woman, the coveted Mary Higgins Clark Award. National reviews have called her a “master at crafting suspenseful mysteries” and “a superb and gifted storyteller.” Her 2013 novel, The Wrong Girl, has the extraordinary honor of winning the Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel and the Daphne Award for Mainstream Mystery/Suspense, and is a seven-week Boston Globe bestseller.
Her newest hardcover, Truth Be Told, is now nominated for an Agatha Award – a landmark back-to-back-to-back nomination! It is also now an RT Book Reviews nominee for Best Suspense/Thriller of 2014. It’s also a Library Journal Best Book of 2014, Library Journal Editor’s Pick and RT Book Reviews Top Pick, with starred reviews from Booklist and from Library Journal, which raves, “Drop everything and binge read!” She is also nominated for the Agatha Award for Best Nonfiction as editor of the anthology of essays by mystery authors, Writes of Passage. Ryan’s next novel, What You See, will debut in Fall 2015. She’s a founding teacher at Mystery Writers of America University and 2013 president of national Sisters in Crime.
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Trailer for the first Jane Ryland book: The Other Woman:
Hank discusses Sisters in Crime and Mystery Writers of America:
Investigative Reporters and Editors https://www.ire.org
Columbia Journalism Review http://www.cjr.org/index.php
Emmy® News & Documentary Awards http://emmyonline.com/newsemmy
Radio Television Digital News Foundation http://www.rtdna.org/content/about_rtdnf#.VTkZOM6aLzI
Edward R. Murrow’s 1958 ‘ Wires & Lights in a Box’ Speech http://www.rtdna.org/content/edward_r_murrow_s_1958_wires_lights_in_a_box_speech#.VTkZrs6aLzI
Pew Research Center http://www.journalism.org
Knight Lab http://knightlab.northwestern.edu