The man convicted of murdering Jody's father, Billy Cosby, is being released from prison and returning to the small town of Rose, Kansas. Crosby has been granted a new trial, thanks in large part to the efforts of his son, Collin, a lawyer who has spent most of his life trying to prove his father's innocence. As Jody revisits old wounds, startling revelations compel her to uncover the dangerous truth about her family's tragic past.
Seventeen years after the discovery of a female murder victim near Small Plains, Kansas, the girl's grave has become the source of strange miracles and legends, until the return of prodigal son Mitch Newquist threatens to bring old secrets to light.
When PI Eugenia "Genia" Potter, the 60-something Arizona rancher, visits the Medicine Wheel Archaeological Camp near Cortez, Colorado, trouble begins to brew after a bus load of youngsters disappears and a pair of visitors to the camp mysteriously turn up dead. Eugenia becomes involved in the hunt for a killer, suspecting one of the hikers. Lots of Indian lore.
True-crime writer Marie Lightfoot, the heroine of The Whole Truth, heads to Florida to investigate a bizarre case in which a minister is convicted of killing his wife in collusion with his lover, a crime in which his lover walks freee.