Third in the Chief of Police Kate Burkholder series, Kate investigates the hate crimes against the Amish as well as an accidental death of three Amish family members in a manure pit. John Tomasetti, recently transferred to the a small BCI field office near Cleveland, again works with Kate to solve recent crimes in Painters Mill.
Tomassetti and Kate find themselves stymied when Amish locals refusing to press charges against assault and vandalism because they don’t want to deal with non Amish people or “The English” and the courts.
Are the “accidental” deaths linked to hate crimes? Does Kate want a more permanent commitment from Tomasetti? Read what happens next.