By Jonna Turner

Val Atwell—wife of a virtually always-absent husband (who is off operating with Habitat for Humanity and previous President Jimmy Carter) and mom of 5, with mares named Burt and Ernie, a golden retriever named George, twenty-five acres of rolling prairie within the middle of Highlands Ranch, Colorado, an previous ranch apartment short of a lot updating, and an Erma Bombeck experience of humor—finds her idyllic existence shattered after the loss of life of her photojournalist sister in a fiery car coincidence. yet, 3 years later as Val starts off to drag her existence again jointly, her daughter unearths a roll of mud-caked movie that was once recovered from the crash website after which tossed carelessly right into a field that was once stashed within the basement.
After the movie is built, Val’s actual nightmare starts off. images of what appear like a deadly accident—or murder!—appear at the prints. Val takes the prints to the police who pick out an coincidence and make little attempt to enquire. Church participants and kin alike—except for an aged, southern mentor—thwart Val’s makes an attempt to determine the reality in regards to the incident and what it needed to do along with her sister’s dying.
But, Val persists till her amateurish, pesky, not-so-subtle research launches her at once into the trail of a killer—a killer who thinks not anything of one other homicide, Rocky Mountain style!

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