After fleeing the States, ex?homicide cop Mitch
Sharp now has a great life as a commercial photographer
in a Costa Rican resort town. Life in picturesque
Quepos, as locals say, is pura vida, “this is
His comfortable existence in the expatriate art
community is shattered when someone begins
attacking women and cutting them with a razor?like
knife, splattering their blood on nearby walls.
The local police are loath to investigate. The Latin
macho society wants to ignore the socially uncomfortable
crimes against women. Mitch is also reluctant
to help, thinking he left that life behind.
When the attacks escalate to murder, and his
new love is targeted by the slasher, Mitch can't
avoid being drawn in. Isolated in a foreign country,
Mitch must combine an unusual team of ex?pats
with his investigative and photography skills to stop
the killer from striking again.