Book Three in the Downstate Illinois Series Having completed their co-authored manuscript, Weston and H.P. consider the hard work finished, but a new threat necessitates their continued collaboration...rescuing an abducted friend from a grave fate. The pair must save their friend and unravel the mystery of who's behind the abduction—all while keeping those closest to them out of the crosshairs. Have Weston and H.P. pushed their luck too far? Will they be able to expose the puppet master behind this tortuous plot before time runs out?