When three bodies wash up on the beach of an island set apart from the bustle of the world, the locals must decide whether they should uncover the truth or let the mystery die with the victims.Nestled in an overlooked part of the Mediterranean, Dog Island is home to a quiet and untouched community that has long lived off its fishing, its vines, and its olive trees, far away from the turmoil its neighbors. But when the bodies of three unidentified men wash up on the beach, the witnesses are faced with an impossible decision: report the discovery and open up the island to grisly inquiries, or conceal the terrible truth?
Philippe Claude is an award-winning novelist, film director, and screenwriter. He has written fourteen novels that have been translated into more than thirty languages. His film Loved You So Long won a BAFTA Award and was nominated for two Golden Globes. His novel, Grey Souls, won the Prix Renaudot in France, the American Gumshoe Award, and the Swedish Martin Beck Award.