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Catherine Ryan Howard

Biography

Catherine Ryan Howard

Catherine Ryan Howard was born in Cork, Ireland. Her debut thriller, DISTRESS SIGNALS, was an Irish Times and USA Today bestseller and was short-listed for the Crime Writers’ Association John Creasey New Blood Dagger and the Irish Crime Novel of the Year. Her second novel, THE LIAR'S GIRL, was a finalist for the 2019 Edgar Award for Best Novel. She lives in Dublin.

Catherine Ryan Howard

Books by Catherine Ryan Howard

by Catherine Ryan Howard - Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

56 days ago. Ciara and Oliver meet in a supermarket queue in Dublin and start dating the same week COVID-19 reaches Irish shores. 35 days ago. When lockdown threatens to keep them apart, Oliver suggests they move in together. Ciara sees a unique opportunity for a relationship to flourish without the scrutiny of family and friends. Oliver sees a chance to hide who --- and what --- he really is. Today. Detectives arrive at Oliver's apartment to discover a decomposing body inside. Can they determine what really happened, or has lockdown created an opportunity for someone to commit the perfect crime?