Point Blank, an old-fashioned community where people felt they knew their neighbors...from the wealthy landowner Mineloa to the convict Finney. The same day Minolea is found dead Finney escapes from prison and the sheriff suspects a connection. Beth Marie, who has always loved this East Texas community, becomes involved when her close friend is accused of shooting Finney. As danger stalks the town, Beth Marie is drawn into a dangerous trap. Could her knowledge make her the killer's next victim?
Beth Marie had always loved Point Blank, an old fashioned community in East Texas. People there felt they knew their neighbors well--from the wealthy landowner, Mineola Magillberry, to the convict, Finney Blalock. But when Miss Mineola is found dead on the same day Finney escapes from the State prison a deputy sheriff suspects a connection. Beth Marie soon discovers there are some old scores to be settled among Point Blank neighbors.
Ninety-four-year-old Mineola had controlled the fortunes of the town for years. Who will inherit her land and power now? Beth Marie watches as suspiscion and fear begin to drain Point Blank of it's friendly spirit.
Her involvement deepens when Finney is shot and her close friend is accused. Gradually Beth Marie finds herself caught between loyalty to her friend and a growing attraction to the deputy.
As danger stalks the town, Beth Marie is relentlessly drawn into a dangerous trap. Cound her knowledge make her the killer's next victim?