Sunstroke Author:Jesse Kellerman The blazingly original novel from the most exciting new voice in crime fiction today a sperbly crafted modern noir filled with secrets, heartbreak and mordant humor. — Gloria Mendez is 36, single and hopefullely in love with her oblivious boss, a soft spoken loner twenty years her senior. Her friends might urge her to look for someone more her a... more »ge, but Gloria knows the real thing when she sees it.
So when he disappears while on vacation in Mexico, its Gloria who goes in search of him. As she follows his trail deep into the desert, she runs face first into a staggering history of betrayal and death: the wrekage of a hidden past. Carl Perreira was not the man she thought she knew - nor was he anything she could have imagined.« less