Men had been murdered for less. And yet techpreneur John Manley, a sneering braggadocio who has left a trail of duped VC investors, bankrupted cohorts and damaged women, still lived. What could possibly happen when two hundred of his closest enemies gather in a five-day exclusive gourmet retreat, in this tale of Silicon Valley noir? 

Under the pseudonym of H.C. Chan, Vera Chan joins 19 stellar authors of color in MIDNIGHT HOUR: A CHILLING ANTHOLOGY OF CRIME FICTION FROM 20 AUTHORS OF COLOR with her short story, MURDERER’S FEAST. Edited by USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author Abby L. Vandiver, the paperback will be published by Crooked Lane Books.

The paperback will be out Nov. 9, 2021. Pre-order today!