Travis Shelton is seventeen the summer he wanders onto a neighbors property in the woods, discovers a grove of marijuana large enough to make him some serious money, and steps into the jaws of a bear trap. After hours passing in and out of consciousness, Travis is discovered by Carlton Toomey, the wise and vicious farmer who set the trap to protect his plants, and Traviss confrontation with the subtle evils within his rural world has begun. Before long, Travis has moved out of his parents home to live with Leonard Shuler, a onetime schoolteacher who lost his job and custody of his daughter years ago, when he was framed by a vindictive student. Now Leonard lives with his dogs and his sometime girlfriend in a run-down trailer outside town, deals a few drugs, and studies journals from the Civil War. Travis becomes his student, of sorts, and the fate of these two outsiders becomes increasingly entwined as the communitys terrible past and corrupt present bear down on each of them from every direction, leading to a violent reckoning - not only with Toomey but with the legacy of the Civil War massacre that, even after a century, continues to divide an Appalachian community.
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