Adam and Kent Austin are estranged brothers, both still reeling from the murder of their young sister when they were teenagers. Adam feels especially guilty because on the night of his sister's murder he blew off driving her home to be with his girl.
Adam is now a bail bondsman and Kent is coach of the high school football team. The football team is on track to a state championship when the girlfriend of a star player is murdered. Adam feels compelled to investigate the crime and finds disturbing connections to himself and his brother.
This is a well-written suspense thriller that draws you in and keeps you turning the pages.