Synopses & Reviews
For twenty years, Celia Scott has watched her husband, Arthur, hide from the secrets surrounding his sister Eve's death. As a young man, he fled his Kansas hometown, moved to Detroit, married Celia, and never looked back. But when the 1967 riots erupt, he and Celia pack up their family and return to Bent Road and that same small town where Eve mysteriously died. Celia and the two younger children struggle to fit in, Celia grappling with loneliness and the brutality of life and death on a farm.
When a local girl disappears, the family is catapulted headlong into a dead man's curve.