Author Event: Hank Phillippi Ryan

  • Dates: February 24, 2024
  • Venue: Page 158 Books
  • Location: Wake Forest
  • Address: 415 Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Times: 3pm
  • Admission: Free


Page 158 Books is excited to welcome back author Hank Phillippi Ryan to celebrate her new book, One Wrong Word, out February 6th.

This winter, Hank Phillippi Ryan, the bestselling and award-winning author who has won 37 Emmys for her investigative journalism, returns with her latest gripping novel of suspense: One Wrong Word. Using her longtime expertise as an investigative reporter, combined with her timely and pitch-perfect storytelling skills, Ryan spins a cat-and-mouse thriller that will leave everyone in your book club sitting on the edge of their seats. The book explores the insidious nature of gossip, scandal and lies—and how careers, friendships and even marriages can be shattered forever by One Wrong Word.

Ryan is past president of National Sisters in Crime, and a sought-after teacher and speaker. She now hosts Crime Time on A Mighty Blaze, is a founder and co-host of The Back Room and is co-host of First Chapter Fun. She lives in Boston with her husband, a renowned civil rights and criminal defense attorney.