When Paul Trueman, Businessman, Magistrate, and Pillar of the Community awoke on the Friday before Christmas he had no idea that one decision he would make that morning would have such far reaching consequences. Consequences that broke old relationships…. Consequences that made new friendships….. Consequences that would lead to death and murder in the quiet rural Derbyshire Dales.
Detectives Dave Baker and Cath Mulvey are faced with the task of having to quickly unravel a complex web of events to identify the killer or killers before time runs out for the next victims as well as themselves.