Hank Phillippi Ryan is the USA Today bestselling author of twelve thrillers, winning five Agatha Awards and the coveted Mary Higgins Clark Award. She is an on-air investigative reporter with 37 Emmys, a founder of MWA University, and past president of National Sisters in Crime. The Murder List won the Anthony Award for Best Novel of the year and her newest, The First to Lie, was nominated for the 2021 Mary Higgins Clark Award.

Published Works

The First to Lie
The Murder List
Trust Me


The Back Room Presents: Rural Noir

Crime writers S.A. Cosby, Chris Harding Thornton, David Heska Wanbli Weiden, and Heather Young discuss their highly-acclaimed books and meet with attendees in The Back Room, hosted and moderated by …

March 14, 2021 | 7PM – 8:30PM

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