Spanish Scott, The Finger Man, Beth, Ron, Monster, Mike Hussey...These are just a few of the killers Virginia Applejack has known in her short life. The effect of knowing this collection of cutthroats has never been fully realized until now. As her safe place falls apart, Virginia realizes that the unraveling of her life began with one person, one incident, long buried. To put it right-to excise the cancer eating at her soul and cursing those around her-she may have to do the unthinkable. Virginia Applejack may have to add her own name to her long list of KILLERS.