Ex-Customs agent Jamey Maxwell has lost his family and with nothing left to live for, he moves to the tiny village of Dos Cruces, Texas, located exactly in the middle of nowhere. When strange and disturbing things start to happen in Dos Cruces, Jamey Maxwell blames them, along with the death of his wife and daughters, on the deal he made with God when he was nine years old. He now realizes it was a one-sided agreement ... and not in his favor, but it was an ironclad deal, and Jamey finds out that God always keeps His word. Following a brutal rape and murder in Dos Cruces, Jamey finds himself, along with his friend, Daniel, the goatboy, accused of the crime. To clear his name and to avenge his losses, Jamey must navigate the gritty, surreal world of Dos Cruces and its bizarre inhabitants to track down the killers.