When a prominent physician and his wife die in a fiery blaze in their ranch home outside Manhattan, Kansas, their daughter, Brooke, speeds to the scene. She has no idea that a ghostly figure is standing in the barn next to her parents’ home, devastated at the death of the only friend she believes can help her.
The untimely deaths of the Brookfields soon lead to a web of deceit. Nicole Martin, who moved to Manhattan to attend college, has recently learned Dr. Brookfield is her father. After his sudden death throws her into an emotional tailspin, her desire to see his home leads her to his ranch, where she finds a bag of gold and encounters a ghost who lived more than a century past. Meanwhile, two men recently released from prison are falsely arrested for the murders of the Brookfields. Will justice ever be served to the true killers? And who is the ghost haunting the doctor’s ranch?
In this chilling tale, murder, a ghost, gold, and greed all play a role in a complex mystery after a physician and his wife die in a fiery fire.