Sergeant Hallie Michaels’s sister, Dell, has died, and Hallie is suddenly plucked out of Afghanistan and put on a plane headed home with no time to decompress from the war that still echoed in her head. Upon her arrival to South Dakota her childhood friends picked her up at the airport, but there was also someone else waiting- Dell’s ghost.
An early morning phone call asks Chief Deputy Kimble which he would prefer to investigate- a homicide or a suicide. Later, Wyatt French is discovered shot. French was something of an eccentric who drank too much but was known for building a lighthouse not by the ocean but in the mountains of Kentucky.
Arlen Wagner has a gift or a curse because he can tell if someone is going to die soon.
Welcome to the world of Ted Dekker, who exposes evil in all it’s gruesomeness, but also shows the power of God’s light that overcomes evil’s darkness. In Adam that evil comes in the form of “Eve”–a serial killer hunted by Daniel Clark.