A parenta€™s worst nightmare.A lawyera€™s biggest challenge.A young boya€™s life on the line.The unimaginable has happened. A thirteen-year-old boy has fired a rifle into a baseball game, killing several of the kids on the field. Parents are devastated. The townspeople are horrified. When public opinion swells to an enraged cry for justice, an ambitious deputy district attorney sees his opportunitya€”a sensational trial that will catapult him into the D.A.a€™s office in the upcoming election. Therea€™s just one obstacle: the boya€™s defense attorney, Lindy Field. To all appearances, the case is a slam-dunk. Convict the killer, make him pay. But ita€™s not that simple. Lindya€™s young client is unwillinga€”or unablea€”to help Lindy defend him. And as the case progresses, it becomes clear that someone doesna€™t want the truth revealed. As Lindy delves into the haunted world of her clienta€™s torment, she finds a spiritual darkness that dredges up her own troubled past. And when dangerous forces close in around her, Lindy must fight for answers not only in the justice system, but in the very depths of her soul.