The second novel in the Donaghue and Stainer Crime Novel series. On vacation in Virginia, Homicide Lieutenant Hank Donaghue stops overnight in the small town of Harmony, VA and is mistakenly arrested for the murder of a local woman. Detective Karen Stainer arrives from Maryland to assist in Hank's release, and to help find the real killer. Is it the abbot of a local monastery, who resembles Hank? The drunken detective with the perfect memory? Or perhaps the chief of police himself?