NEW YORK (CBS SF/AP) — Actress-producer Krysten Ritter is becoming a novelist.

Crown Archetype announced on Wednesday that it had acquired Ritter’s “Bonfire,” a psychological thriller about an environmental lawyer and a company accused of dumping toxic chemicals. The book is scheduled for publication on November 7th.

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Ritter said in a statement that she welcomed the chance to “explore a character journey” and likened the writing process to studying an acting part.

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Ritter is known for her starring role in the Netflix series “Jessica Jones.” Her other credits include “Breaking Bad” and “Woke Up Dead.”

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