When an unknown substance on a public sundial is thought to be evidence of foul play, Detective Wyatt Kask is called in by the police to help determine the nature of the crime. Over the course of the night, Kask and the Sheriff of Wellington are pulled into a bizarre labyrinth of industrial espionage.
Ander Nesser is a fiction author. He labored in several factories in his youth. After graduating university, he taught English in Asia. He wrote his first novel in Polynesia, where he lived for several years before moving to California.