Trust Me

Trust Me

An accused killer insists she's innocent of a heinous murder. A grieving journalist surfaces from the wreckage of her shattered life. Their unlikely alliance leads to a dangerous cat and mouse game that will leave you breathless. Who can you trust when you can't trust yourself? Trust Me is the chilling standalone novel of psychological suspense and manipulation that award-winn An accused killer insists she's innocent of a heinous murder. A grieving journalist surfaces from the ...

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Title:Trust Me
Author:Hank Phillippi Ryan
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Genres:Mystery
ISBN:0765393077
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:400 pages pages

Trust Me Reviews

  • LJ
    Aug 15, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

  • Kathy
    Aug 17, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

  • Rebecca
    Jun 12, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

    Book Giveaway Contest Jan 23-Feb 6, 2019. Enter Here (1 of 3) paperback copies signed by the author. Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely,...

    ?Trust Me? by Hank Phillippi Ryan , is a first person narrative by Mercer Hennessey, who is struggling to go on after an accident that claimed her child and her husband. ?Using one forefinger I write on the bathroom mirror...442?Four hundred forty-two days since the car accid...

    Still grieving her husband, Dex, and 3 year old daughter, Sophie, journalist Mercer agrees to write a true crime book about a young mother, Ashlyn, on trial for murdering her daughter, Tasha. Is it true that "only Ashlyn" could have killed her precious, 2 year old daughter? Will she be...

  • Carol
    Oct 05, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

  • Lesa
    Aug 13, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

  • Robin
    Jul 30, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

  • Jamie
    Jun 19, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

  • LORI CASWELL
    Aug 24, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

  • Debra
    Aug 30, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

  • LynDee
    Aug 20, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

    Book Giveaway Contest Jan 23-Feb 6, 2019. Enter Here (1 of 3) paperback copies signed by the author. Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely,...

    ?Trust Me? by Hank Phillippi Ryan , is a first person narrative by Mercer Hennessey, who is struggling to go on after an accident that claimed her child and her husband. ?Using one forefinger I write on the bathroom mirror...442?Four hundred forty-two days since the car accid...

    Still grieving her husband, Dex, and 3 year old daughter, Sophie, journalist Mercer agrees to write a true crime book about a young mother, Ashlyn, on trial for murdering her daughter, Tasha. Is it true that "only Ashlyn" could have killed her precious, 2 year old daughter? Will she be...

    3.5 stars. I was drawn to this book for its premise of a grief-stricken former investigative journalist writing a true crime book about a mother on trial for killing her child. There is no fast-paced action here; it's a psychological novel with a slow, steady build-up. It's less abo...

    A journalist who thinks she knows the truth. A murder suspect who may or may not remember which version of events is the one that actually happened. A tense and deadly game of cat and mouse. With this stunning and twisty novel, Hank Phillipi Ryan cements her status as a master of the m...

  • Linda
    Sep 24, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

  • Judy Collins
    Feb 17, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

  • Judy Collins
    Jan 22, 2019

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

    Book Giveaway Contest Jan 23-Feb 6, 2019. Enter Here (1 of 3) paperback copies signed by the author. Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely,...

  • Fran
    Jun 11, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

  • Kaceey
    Oct 13, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

  • Amy
    Aug 27, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

  • Lisa
    May 13, 2019

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

  • Paula DeBoard
    Oct 25, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

    Book Giveaway Contest Jan 23-Feb 6, 2019. Enter Here (1 of 3) paperback copies signed by the author. Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely,...

    ?Trust Me? by Hank Phillippi Ryan , is a first person narrative by Mercer Hennessey, who is struggling to go on after an accident that claimed her child and her husband. ?Using one forefinger I write on the bathroom mirror...442?Four hundred forty-two days since the car accid...

    Still grieving her husband, Dex, and 3 year old daughter, Sophie, journalist Mercer agrees to write a true crime book about a young mother, Ashlyn, on trial for murdering her daughter, Tasha. Is it true that "only Ashlyn" could have killed her precious, 2 year old daughter? Will she be...

    3.5 stars. I was drawn to this book for its premise of a grief-stricken former investigative journalist writing a true crime book about a mother on trial for killing her child. There is no fast-paced action here; it's a psychological novel with a slow, steady build-up. It's less abo...

    A journalist who thinks she knows the truth. A murder suspect who may or may not remember which version of events is the one that actually happened. A tense and deadly game of cat and mouse. With this stunning and twisty novel, Hank Phillipi Ryan cements her status as a master of the m...

    Trust Me gets off to an intriguing start, the premise is new & interesting, & i was all in. Unfortunately, for me it never really picked up from there. The narrator is in mourning, it's believable & i felt for her.. But i guess maybe because of that, she comes across as way...

    Note to self: Rooming with an accused murderer may have a devastating effect on your psyche. Also note to self: Check out other books by Hank Phillippi Ryan. My thanks to the publisher and NetGalley for an advance copy of this book. ...

  • Lynn
    Sep 26, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

  • Woody
    Jul 18, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

  • ZachB Anderson
    Sep 13, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

  • Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader
    Dec 12, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

  • Laura Rash
    Feb 03, 2019

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

  • Subashini
    Aug 27, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

    Book Giveaway Contest Jan 23-Feb 6, 2019. Enter Here (1 of 3) paperback copies signed by the author. Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely,...

    ?Trust Me? by Hank Phillippi Ryan , is a first person narrative by Mercer Hennessey, who is struggling to go on after an accident that claimed her child and her husband. ?Using one forefinger I write on the bathroom mirror...442?Four hundred forty-two days since the car accid...

    Still grieving her husband, Dex, and 3 year old daughter, Sophie, journalist Mercer agrees to write a true crime book about a young mother, Ashlyn, on trial for murdering her daughter, Tasha. Is it true that "only Ashlyn" could have killed her precious, 2 year old daughter? Will she be...

    3.5 stars. I was drawn to this book for its premise of a grief-stricken former investigative journalist writing a true crime book about a mother on trial for killing her child. There is no fast-paced action here; it's a psychological novel with a slow, steady build-up. It's less abo...

  • Berit☀️✨
    Dec 11, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

  • Holly  B
    Dec 18, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

  • Kendall
    Dec 11, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

  • Erin (from Long Island, NY)
    Mar 02, 2019

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

    Book Giveaway Contest Jan 23-Feb 6, 2019. Enter Here (1 of 3) paperback copies signed by the author. Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely,...

    ?Trust Me? by Hank Phillippi Ryan , is a first person narrative by Mercer Hennessey, who is struggling to go on after an accident that claimed her child and her husband. ?Using one forefinger I write on the bathroom mirror...442?Four hundred forty-two days since the car accid...

    Still grieving her husband, Dex, and 3 year old daughter, Sophie, journalist Mercer agrees to write a true crime book about a young mother, Ashlyn, on trial for murdering her daughter, Tasha. Is it true that "only Ashlyn" could have killed her precious, 2 year old daughter? Will she be...

    3.5 stars. I was drawn to this book for its premise of a grief-stricken former investigative journalist writing a true crime book about a mother on trial for killing her child. There is no fast-paced action here; it's a psychological novel with a slow, steady build-up. It's less abo...

    A journalist who thinks she knows the truth. A murder suspect who may or may not remember which version of events is the one that actually happened. A tense and deadly game of cat and mouse. With this stunning and twisty novel, Hank Phillipi Ryan cements her status as a master of the m...

    Trust Me gets off to an intriguing start, the premise is new & interesting, & i was all in. Unfortunately, for me it never really picked up from there. The narrator is in mourning, it's believable & i felt for her.. But i guess maybe because of that, she comes across as way...

  • Mary Jackson _TheMaryReader
    Jan 22, 2019

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

  • 3 no 7
    Jul 05, 2018

    4.5 stars Trust Me, this book was a great psychological thriller. ?Do I ever get to start over?? Mercer Hennessey begins her days by marking off the number of days it has been since her husband, Dex and their daughter, Sophie died. She was once a journalist who decided to ...

    3.75* Remember the case of Casey Anthony? The trial that held the world?s attention when she was on trial for the murder of her young daughter. The premise of this book has a strikingly parallel theme to that trial. Though the author does acknowledge that fact, often referring b...

    This book was a little quart room drama, a little psychological thriller, a little mystery, and a lot intriguing! This book will leave you bewildered and unsettled and not knowing which way is up! A book about motherhood, tragedy, justice, and hope.... Astoria filled with lies, dec...

    A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. Hank Phillippi Ryan, you have turned my brain inside out in this one. Trust Me is like being in free-fall, tumbling and overturning again and again with no safety net in sight. Where, oh where will truth meet justice in this whiplash of...

    Journalist Mercer Hennessey was a full time mother to daughter, Sophie, putting her career on hold. Nothing could have prepared her for the accident that took the life of lawyer husband, Dex and three year old, Sophie. Her steamy bathroom mirror displayed 442, the number of days since ...

    Wow, Trust Me gets off to a nail-biting and intriguing start! ? ? ? ? A woman is accused of a murder she says she did not commit, while a journalist is grieving an enormous loss. These two join forces, but how and why? If you are familiar with the Casey Anthony trial, th...

    The Hook Having almost given up on Hank Phillip Ryan I decided to give her one more chance. She is a woman with much to offer in addition to her career as author. I respect her in her role as journalist,TV personality, her poise, leadership qualities, carriage when speaking to a group ...

    A fictional trial that captivates Boston! A popular journalist ,Mercer Hennessy has landed a contract to write a novel about a trial that is in session and being referred to as ?Baby Boston?. Mercer is suffering from depression because of a tragedy that struck her family over ...

    Well, my mind was officially blown as soon as I finished this one, you guys know that I read a ton of thrillers and love the feeling of not knowing exactly where a story is headed, but Trust Me takes things to a new level. I changed my mind at least a hundred times about what direction...

    Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely, and masterfully crafted sophisticated standalone crime thriller with a killer plot twist. Her BEST yet! ...

    For the love of all that is holy (books!), please give me half stars already, Goodreads!!!! This is such a true 4.5 for me that I really couldn?t decide whether to round up or down...so up it is! This was my first book by Ryan and it raises such an interesting premise about wh...

    ?Everything ends. It?s the when and the how that surprises us. SUMMARY It?s been 442 days since the car accident that took Dex and Sophie away from Mercer Hennessy. She keeps count on stream on the bathroom mirror every morning and every one of those 442 days has been a strug...

    First Sentence: Do you know me? Journalist Mercer Hennessy struggles daily with the loss of her husband and child who died in an automobile accident. Reminiscent of the Casey Anthony case, Ashlyn Bryant is about to go on trial for the murder of her daughter Tasha Nicole, yet she swe...

    Many reviews contain the story line so I will give my reasons for the 3 star rating. I was debating a two star rating but went with the three due to the author's skill at writing. I just didn't like the book. I had trouble keeping interested with the plot. I was forcing myself to conti...

    This was a slow read. The first section was such a slog I almost gave up. I think they could have ditched the entire first section, taken the really relevant bits and dropped them in the second section with dialogue and maybe a flashback or two. One of the main characters is so over-th...

    For those of us who remember the 1974 film Chinatown starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, there is an unforgettable scene in this noir mystery movie where Nicolson?s character is asking Dunaway?s character about the identity of a young woman. While getting angrier and angrier,...

    I first off want to say a huge thank you to the author giving me a signed copy of this book! Wow.. this was a high tense read by Hank Phillippi Ryan! My goodness... I have to say right off the bat that you will definitely have a love-hate relationship with the characters in this bo...

    Talk about a page turner! You just can?t turn them fast enough bc you want, no, NEED to know what the truth here really is! For fans of true crime stories or Dateline addicts this is the book for you. Very timely and extremely original. ...

    I'm breaking all my own blog rules by reviewing Hank Phillippi Ryan's standalone two weeks before release date. But, Trust Me, you're going to want to pre-order this suspense novel. If it's handled correctly, this should be this summer's Gone Girl. Ryan has been on the bestseller lists...

    I want everyone to know that it took *all* of my reading willpower not to skip ahead in this book. The story was so serpentine and tense that I could hardly stand the suspense. I hate it when that happens. OK, not really. I loved it. Very well done psychological thriller that to me was...

    This book was so frustrating that it's a miracle I finished it. At about the 40% mark in the story I had my suspicions that this was to be an awful story and, sure enough, with the introduction of Ashlyn to Mercer in part 2 the ridiculous train started chugging. It feels like a dream m...

    I would have had this book read in one night had I need been so sick. I love a thriller and I love it when I am wrong but this one had me shaking my head. I could not for the life of me understand why Mercer, who believed that Ashlyn was guilty, would start believing everything Ashlyn ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts Former journalist Mercer Hennessey is still trying to deal with the car accident that took her husband and 3-year-old daughter when her former editor, Katherine pitches her a true-crime book idea. Ashlyn Bryant is on trial for murdering her 2-year-old daughter....

    Book Giveaway Contest Jan 23-Feb 6, 2019. Enter Here (1 of 3) paperback copies signed by the author. Q & A With the Author MIND-BENDING! Award-winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan returns following her popular Jane Ryland series with TRUST ME ?a fresh, polished, timely,...

    ?Trust Me? by Hank Phillippi Ryan , is a first person narrative by Mercer Hennessey, who is struggling to go on after an accident that claimed her child and her husband. ?Using one forefinger I write on the bathroom mirror...442?Four hundred forty-two days since the car accid...