SPIDERS & FLIES is a story of kidnapping, seduction, and betrayal set on the Caribbean island of Martinique. Sinuously plotted, the story follows an American fugitive in exile, the woman who is his intended target, and the people close to both of them. Vividly hallucinatory and lush, the novel takes you on a gripping ride into the psychological underbelly of desperation and desire. It will hold you in its visceral web from the first page to the last.
Scott gives an overview of the book:
New York based fiction writer.
I grew up just outside New York City. While doing my graduate work in Martinique, I came to see its lush beauty as the perfect sitting for a crime story, mingling beauty and terror. That idea for a crime story became my current novel...