Paperback, 368 pages
Published: October 30, 2007 by Jove (1st Published January 1, 2007)
Setting: New York City
Literary Awards: ITW Thriller Award Nominee for Best Novel (2008)
Jonah Stem is a medical student living in New York City with his eccentric roommate, Lance, an aimless stoner who’s devoting much of his time to starring in his own private version of a reality TV show. Jonah is caught up in grueling internship work and helping care for someone who’s an important part of his past. Already driven to the point of exhaustion, he stumbles upon a brutal scene.