|When thriller hooks up with science fiction and magical realism.
|\"At first he did not understand why her pale grey eyes filled with tears, why she kept trying to fight him off. But then, as if they had only just appeared, he noticed his own spidery fingers wrapped around her bruise-covered neck. He pressed harder, nails digging into the warm skin, and her futile attempts to breathe gradually died out.\"
Patrick wakes up from an old nightmare with no recollection of the previous night and an unknown girl sleeping in his bed. When it turns out she is wanted by the police, he has to make a choice: Either to report her and risk his dark past coming to light, or help her escape. Before he can make his decision, the reality starts bleeding into dreams, lines between the past, the present, and the future become blurred, and he no longer knows if there is anyone in the world who he can trust … including himself.