Thank you to the lovely folks at William Morrow Books for my copy of Sunburn by Laura Lippman.  All thoughts and images are my own.


One is playing a long game.  But which one?

They meet at a local tavern in the small town of Belleville, Delaware.  Polly is set on heading west. Adam says he’s also just passing through.  Yet she stays. And he stays – drawn to the mysterious redhead whose quiet stillness both unnerves and excites him.  Over the course of a punishing summer, Polly and Adam abandon themselves to a steamy, inexorable affair. Still, each holds something back from the other – dangerous, even lethal, secrets. Continue reading