wife of former New Jersey governor James E. McGreevey, who
in 2004 stunned the nation by announcing he was gay and
resigning from office, is writing a memoir. Dina Matos
McGreevey's Silent Partner is scheduled to be
published this spring by Hyperion Books.
''I've had a lot
of requests for interviews and appearances, but thought
it best for my daughter [Jacqueline] and myself to stay out
of the public maelstrom,'' Dina McGreevey said in a
statement released Thursday by Hyperion.
''But two years
have passed, and still I am the subject of much
speculation as to the nature of my relationship with my
husband. Enough is enough.''
memoir, TheConfession, came out last fall. He wrote in the
book that he was forced to quit after a man he loved
threatened to reveal his homosexuality unless he was
paid millions to stay quiet. (AP)