Barney Leason. Grand Cru (2001) 308 pp. [pbo]
Publisher’s description: “Clara Morelli’s small Sonoma Valley vineyard produces a luscious cabenet. Bertram Hill, a corporation of dubious reputation, wants to take over Morelli Vineyards, making juicy offers almost too generous to refuse. But something smells a little ‘off’ about the pushy Bertram Hill people—especially when they will not take ‘no’ for an answer....”
Setting: Sonoma Valley