PI Vinnie Briggs has a new client.
- · Muscles from a fourth-dimension, yet a poor self-image.
- · Timid but capable of crushing a person.
- · Linked to bodies in the morgue.
Vinnie knows bodybuilder Gunter Hoffman developed his enormous size to keep at bay nightmares of his childhood nemesis, a menacing homeless guy with PTSD known as Detour Man. He’s afraid of people, and lonely.
A random encounter with international terrorists puts Gunter on a path of mass murder. Vinnie, with co-investigator Rita Light, must prove Gunter’s innocence using illegal methods, lying, and sex. Their actions risks innocent lives.
To win, Gunter must conquer his fear. Can he forget a regret while condemned to remember heartbreak? Vinnie and Rita must save Gunter from becoming the Detour Man.