Sunburn by Laura Lippman
'Sunburn is [Lippman's] dark, gleaming noir gem. Read it.' GILLIAN FYNN Winner of the eDunnit Award for best crime novel in e book, 2018 Nominated for the CWA Gold Dagger, 2018 Meet Polly, which may or may not be her real name, this year's most dangerous leading lady... They meet by chance in a local bar in a small town in Delaware. Polly is heading west. Adam says he's also passing through. Yet she stays and so does he - drawn to this mysterious redhead who unnerves and excites him. Over the course of one hot summer, they abandon themselves to a steamy affair. But each holds back something from the other - dangerous, even lethal, secrets . . .