Eighteen year old Sadie Sauer has always had “a good relationship with death.” When she was six, a boy from her school was kidnapped and found dead. Then her mother died, followed three years later by her father. To get a fresh start, Sadie moves across country to a small Montana town, where she thinks death won’t follow. She’s wrong.
A day after arriving in Carey, Montana, Sadie finds the body of a missing girl. While struggling to fit in, crushing on the cute ranch hand, and deflecting insults from a manipulative coworker, Sadie becomes obsessed with finding the girl’s killer. What she uncovers instead will tear the town apart and reveal its darkest secrets
A western set during the Civil War