Mary Davenport is a 22-year-old idealist who worries that the world in the Progressive Era is leaving her behind. She lives isolated in the Pennsylvania countryside with her affluent and secretive family. When her father dies suddenly, Mary becomes pained with grief and increasingly suspicious of those around her.
IT WAS JUST A PHONE CALL. BUT IT CHANGED EVERYTHING.
Who knew a skeleton in the closet could come back to haunt you. That’s what happened to Deena Sharpe. She hadn’t planned on ditching her teaching job so late in life, and she certainly hadn’t planned on investigating a murder. But when her great-uncle’s body is identified fifty years after his disappearance, that’s exactly what she does.