Adrien is a bookstore owner who falls in love with Jake, a closeted cop. Ina girl goes missing on a cold December night in Derbyshire and newly promoted Detective Inspector George Bennett becomes obsessed with solving her disappearance and possible murder; the case defines his career. Longmire Season 1 Finale: Fresh Meat: About the Author Electric Literature Reading into everything.
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We peer voyeuristically over the shoulders of its inhabitants, both its native islanders and its wealthy vacationers. No real research done here. Adrien is a bookstore owner who falls in love with Jake, a closeted cop.
The inspiration behind the Hitchcock film of the same name, this Highsmith novel explores guilt, obsession, and trust between strangers.