'Catastrophic events are convulsing a small country town.
'Greedy mining companies, foreign takeovers, corruption in high places, and the contagion of drug dependence devastate its inhabitants.
'Vultures are circling, seeking opportunities for exploitation. Jobs are lost, loyalties tested. This dangerous mix results in a young man’s murder.
'When Jack, reliable mate to his fellow workers, is co-opted as their spokesperson, he too proves fallible and falls from grace, with grave consequences.
'Faceless men manipulate the situation. Tempers fray, protests turn violent, deaths occur and society is changed forever as good people strive for a solution.' (Publication summary)