Title: Breaking the Story
Author: Ashley Farley
Publication date: March 17, 2016
Genres: Adult, Suspense
Passion, peril, and a scandal that will rock American politics.
Scottie Darden’s life is a disaster. Her marriage has become
toxic, and her career as a photojournalist has stalled out.
To attract the attention of the main players in the news
industry, she needs a standout story with a unique perspective.
What she finds is a scandal that could turn the 2016 presidential
election upside down. But before she can release her damaging
images to the media, Scottie must uncover the truth behind
the photographs. She turns to handsome mystery man Guy Jordan
for help. When they join the campaign trail in search of
answers, their investigation quickly becomes deadly.
Hop on board for a wild ride of adventure where desire ignites,
lives are threatened, and secrets are revealed.
An Excerpt from Breaking the Story
“But you have to admit I’m right. Reporters have scrutinized every aspect of the candidates’ lives. They’ve investigated them from every angle. As parents and politicians. Their personal convictions and work ethics. Thanks to the constant media coverage, the American people already know everything there is to know about our nominees. And they’ve photographed them every which way but naked.”
Guy burst into laughter. “I think you’ve identified your opportunity for a big break. I can see it now— photographs of Catherine Caine in the nude going viral on every social media outlet in the country.”
Her eyes twinkled with excitement. “And you, Mr. Secret Service Agent, are just the man who can sneak me into her hotel room.”
His face grew serious. “I never said I worked for the Secret Service. That is something you”—he pointed at her —”conjured up in your own mind. If you want to know the truth—”
About the Author
Ashley Farley is a wife and mother of two college-aged children. She grew up in the salty marshes of South Carolina, but now lives in Richmond, Virginia, a city she loves for its history and traditions.
After her brother died in 1999 of an accidental overdose, she turned to writing as a way of releasing her pent-up emotions. She wrote SAVING BEN in honor of Neal, the boy she worshipped, the man she could not save. SAVING BEN is not a memoir, but a story about the special bond between siblings.
HER SISTER’S SHOES—June 2015—is a women’s novel that proves the healing power of family.
MERRY MARY—October 2015—a holiday novella, a young woman longing for a child stumbles upon a Christmas miracle.
BREAKING THE STORY is scheduled for release on March 17, 2016. A romantic political suspense. Passion. Peril. And a scandal that will rock American politics.