If you introduce a gun somewhere, later you have to fire it. If there's a key then find a door and unlock it. But where does it all lead? Rex is about to discover that everyone has a skeleton in their closet. And he's about to experience the shock that the truth can bring.
Glen holes up in his attic to hide from the world. Then salvation knocks on his door one day. Or is it something else altogether? Glen's life takes a turn and both love and death seem distinct possibilities. Will Glen finally be happy?
Lanny is a born taker and haver; Bradley the bullied twin who envies his brother's rewards. In high school Lanny wins the heart of Anne: what lengths will Bradley go to steal her for himself? Years later, Bradley still struggles with what he did the summer Lanny died. Will he finally be able to step from the shadows confining his identity and find redemption?