From Back Cover:
As a doctor, Stuart Rice must deal with the private pain of others. When his neighboors baby dies a crib death, Stuart and his wife spend the summer helping to soothe their friends' grief...and soon their horror. For their baby is only the most recent family tragedy: twenty nine infants spanning two generations have all suffered the same, inexplicable fate. The search for the answer becomes Stuarts obsession... and his deepest nightmare. For Stuart Rice is about to learn the harrowing truth of the crib. And life and death will never hold the same meaning again.