Alafair Burke is a New York Times bestselling author whose most recent novels include The Wife, under production for a feature film, and The Ex, which was nominated for the Edgar Award for best novel. Her next novel THE BETTER SISTER comes out in April 2019. She also co-authors the bestselling Under Suspicion series with Mary Higgins Clark. A former prosecutor, she now teaches criminal law and lives in Manhattan and East Hampton.
Alafair’s novels grow out of her experience as a prosecutor in America’s police precincts and criminal courtrooms, and have been featured by The Today Show, People Magazine, The New York Times, O Magazine, MSNBC, The Washington Post, USA Today, and The Chicago Sun-Times. Dennis Lehane has called her
one of the finest young crime writers working today.