By Sean Doolittle

ISBN-10: 0440242274

ISBN-13: 9780440242277

ISBN-10: 0972441220

ISBN-13: 9780972441223

ISBN-10: 152267215X

ISBN-13: 9781522672159

In California the hills are on hearth. no longer an outstanding signal for Andrew Kindler, who simply got here from again east to break out from his past–as an arsonist. actually, virtually from the instant he units foot in his cousin’s Santa Monica seashore condominium, the warmth starts off swirling round him. First there’s the cop who thinks Andrew may perhaps understand whatever a few homicide suspect. Then there’s the suspect’s attractive sister, who's prepared to pay Andrew $5,000 for a similar information.

But Andrew fairly uninformed. And with a sensational homicide case burning a gap within the intestine of the LAPD–as good because the star-studded L.A. health industry–ignorance is risky. Now Andrew needs to remedy a homicide he is familiar with not anything approximately, discover a killer he’s by no means met, and get to the bottom of a family’s explosive mystery. His present for achievement? To stay one other day: one step sooner than his burning past...

“An awfully well-crafted and well-told story of arson, police paintings, lost zeal, undesirable relationships, solid relationships, kinfolk bonds and, oh certain, workout video clips. Quirky, compelling, clever, and humorous ... in the event you like Elmore Leonard, do your self a want and decide up BURN.”–Lincoln magazine Star
“A cult author for the masses–hip, clever and so mordantly humorous that the informal reader could be guffawing too tough to gain simply how considerate Doolittle’s paintings is. Get at the bandwagon now.”–Laura Lippman, writer of through a Spider’s Thread

“Sean Doolittle combines wit, solid humor, and a generosity of spirit infrequent in secret fiction to create novels which are either engrossing and unusually uplifting. He merits to take his position top-of-the-line within the genre.”–John Connolly, writer of The White Road

“An estimable addition not just to the publisher’s checklist but in addition to crime fiction ... Doolittle can provide a quickly plotted, hard-boiled secret that has its roots within the Elmore Leonard university of darkish comedy.”–South Florida Sun-Sentinel

·Gold medal winner for secret in ForeWord Magazine’s ebook of the yr Award

·A top Crime Fiction of 2003 select from January journal

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