Will is settling into the new routines of his life inGrantchester: sermons and services in the church, working thepunch bag at the gym, and suffering sniping comments fromLeonard in the vicarage. But then an unexpected phone callsummons Will back home, and he asks Geordie for his help:Will's father has got himself into some trouble. It's a chancefor Geordie to discover where Will really comes from, and it'snot what he expected, taking him into a very unfamiliar –and unfriendly – world. Will hasn't been home in a while,running from a past he wants to forget. But you can't outrun itforever, and when one vicious beating leads to a grisly murderat a sprawling ancestral home, scandal threatens to engulf theDavenport Family, and life will never be the same for Willagain.