Her big break...
May lead to big trouble


About the Book

Offered a dream job in Hollywood with a famous director and his actress wife, an insecure woman becomes their personal assistant where their secrets and lies place her in the crosshairs of a murder investigation.

About May

May Cobb is an award-winning author of The Hunting WivesMy Summer DarlingsA Likeable Woman, and Big Woods. Her books have received attention from Book of The Month, The Today Show, and Oprah Daily and have been optioned for film/TV. She has an M.A. from San Francisco State University and her essays and interviews have appeared in The Washington Post and Good Housekeeping. She currently lives in Austin with her family. Her novel The Hunting Wives is soon to be a series on STARZ.



Praise for May's Books

May Cobb writes suspense you can mainline

—A.J. Finn, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Woman in the Window, on The Hollywood Assistant

Bring on the backyard chardonnay and rich, nasty housewives of East Texas...Gossipy, glamorous, andhair-raising.

Oprah Daily on A Likeable Woman

The queen of sultry crime—the empress of women’s wrongs—is back with her most sumptuous and sensual book yet.

—Ashley Winstead, author of Midnight is the Darkest Hour, on
The Hollywood Assistant

A scorching sizzler of a thriller

—Samantha M. Bailey, USA Today bestselling author of A Friend in the Dark, on The Hollywood Assistant

Sultry, salacious and utterly unpredictable...

—Riley Sager, New York Times bestselling author of Middle of the Night on
The Hunting Wives

Addicting, twisted, and a whole lot of fun...

—Simone St. James, New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Cold Cases, on
My Summer Darlings

Now in Production with STARZ!

The Hunting Wives

Starz has handed an eight-episode series order to thriller drama The Hunting Wives. The project, based on May's novel, is executive produced by Cobb, Hightown creator Rebecca Cutter, and 3 Arts Entertainment’s Erwin Stoff.

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