Cammie McGovern's EYE CONTACT, about the murder of a young girl in a small town, the severely autistic boy who witnesses the crime, and the boy's mother who must draw out crucial details from her locked-in son in order to solve the mystery, to Molly Stern at Viking, in a pre-empt, by Eric Simonoff of Janklow & Nesbit.and I got excited. Aren't you? Problem is, the book hasn't been written yet, so now I have to paitently wait... and wait... It's already on my To Buy list, though.
So basically, it's THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME meets SLEEPYHEAD...
Sarah Weinman blogged about a new mystery a couple of weeks ago: