'Sunburn is [Lippman's] dark, gleaming noir gem. Read it.' GILLIAN FYNN
'Thrilling . . . I read this book at a furious pace and never forgot about it all year.' Roxane Gay, 'My Favourite Book of 2018'
Nominated for the CWA Gold Dagger, 2018
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 . . .