From the book jacket:
"My life was ordinary until three years ago when
I was thrown out of a downtown hotel window. My
name is Robbie Brownlaw, and I am a homicide
detective for the city of San Diego. I am
twenty-nine years old.
I now have synesthesia, a neurological condition where your senses get mixed up. Sometimes when people talk to me, I see their voices as colored shapes provoked by the emotions of the speakers, not by the words themselves. I have what amounts to a primitive lie detector. After three years, I don't pay a whole lot of attention to the colors and shapes of other people's feelings, unless they don't match up with their words."
When Garrett Asplundh's body is found under a San Diego...
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