Gary Goshgarian (aka Gary Braver) sent me an advance reading
copy of SKIN DEEP during the summer, long before it was published.
It is no secret that I am a fan of Gary Braver's work. Home alone
for a weekend, I plunged into the book the first day it was in my
possession. And I just as quickly put it down. A few chapters in
and I was terrified. Braver's novels had scared me in the past. But
this one was different.
Underlying all of Braver's thrillers is both a premise and a
question. The premise: we are impacted on a daily basis by
unavoidable, ever-present social pressures. The question: to what