Terror grips the Selden Texas community in 1925, when two boys on a hunting trip wander upon an old abandoned storm cellar. Inside, they find a decapitated human head - a boy about their age. The headless victim remains unidentified for days, and then the unimaginable happens.
Aaron Martin’s simple farm life is turned upside down when the frightening news of the discovery spreads like wildfire.
The story unfolds after World War I and before the Great Depression, when home life isn't all that complicated and people enjoy the simple pleasures of life until the horrifying events of the day start to unravel.
This is a tale of murder, mystery, a love story and an ending that will bring tears to your eyes and joy to your heart.