Gloria Mendes is 36, single and obsessed with her boss, Carl. For him, she is the 'world's best secretary'. For her, he is her future husband and the man she thinks about every waking hour. So when Carl disappears and is later found murdered while on a mysterious trip to a small town in Mexico, Gloria's world falls apart.Distraught and restless, she travels to Mexico in an attempt to make some sense of his death. But what she discovers about the man she was in love with shocks her to the core. Nothing about him was as it seemed - from his business interests, to his family background, to his very identity. And the more she discovers about Carl, the closer Gloria comes to the dark forces which claimed her boss's life - and now threaten her own . . .A page-turning, highly accomplished thriller, SUNSTROKE marks the emergence of one of the most distinctive new voices in the genre.
Jesse Kellerman wurde 1978 in Los Angeles geboren. Der Sohn des Bestseller-Autorenpaares Jonathan und Faye Kellerman studierte in Harvard Psychologie. Seine wahre Leidenschaft galt jedoch bereits seit seiner Kindheit dem Schreiben. Zunächst verfasste Jesse Kellerman Theaterstücke, die zu internationalen Erfolgen und mehrfach ausgezeichnet wurden. Heute lebt er mit seiner Frau in New York.