John V. Soto
Crush tells the story of an American student in Perth. American martial arts champion, Julian finds work as a house sitter for the wealthy owners of a luxury home. His new job causes friction with his girlfriend Clare, as he was due to move in with her. But Julian is quickly seduced by the opportunities the house and the wealth it exudes opens up for him, as well as a mysterious and attractive girl Anna.
However when Julian’s life begins to unravel – his relationship with Clare, his martial arts championship and his final university assignment disappears – he connects the series of catastrophes with Anna and tries to end their relationship. The consequences are lethal…