Wed. July 29 Mystery Lovers Author’s Night with Two Award-Winning Authors

We at Stellina are very proud to announce one of the biggest literary coups of the year. On Wednesday July 29th at 6:30 our Author’s Night  will present not one but two of the most acclaimed mystery authors in the country, Gayle Lynds and Hank Phillippi Ryan.

The reigning queen of espionage fiction”– Library Journal

New York Times bestselling author Gayle Lynds is the author of ten international espionage novels, including The Book of Spies and The Last Spymaster. Her 1996 novel “Masquerade” is rated #8 on Publisher’s Weekly list of Top 15 Spy Novels of all time!

With Robert Ludlum (of Jason Bourne fame) she created the Covert-One series and wrote three of its volumes.

“Today’s best espionage writer”- Lee Childs

Ms. Lynds will discussing her just released book The Assasins. It combines one retired military spy, six assassins from the Cold War days and Saddam Hussein’s missing Billion Dollar fortune!

“Everything a reader could possibly want….will surely stand with the year’s best thrillers- David Baldacci

For more detailed information consult Gayle’s website at:

Also appearing is someone quite famous in the Boston area, local mystery author Hank Phillippi Ryan.

Hank is perhaps best known to Bostonians as an on-air investigative reporter for the local NBC affiliate. She has won 33 Emmys, 13 Edward R Murrow Awards and dozens of other honors for her groundbreaking journalism.

As the best-selling author of seven novels she has also won the Daphne award, five Agatha Awards, as well as the highly coveted Mary Higgins Clark Award.

“The third entry in the ‘Jane Ryland and Jake Brogan’ series packs a powerful punch– Library Journal Starred Review

Ms. Ryan will talk about her newest novel “Truth Be Told”,  which has won the Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel and is a Library Journal Best Book of 2014.

“This incredible ‘master of the plot’ excels with this tale”Suspense Magazine

For more detailed information please go to Ms. Ryan’s website:

Author’s Night is a Free Event. A cash bar is available and copies of the books are available for purchase courtesy of Haley Booksellers.

Join Us for Dinner (and Trivia) with the Authors

Following the authors’ presentations and Q&A period, we invite you to keep the conversation going and join them for a Three-Course Dinner, served family-style. The Italian regional menu will be chosen from the best the season has to offer.

In addition, there will be mystery and thriller trivia quizzes, just to liven things up!

Cost for the dinner is $33 per person. Reservations are required.