Young person's stark-naked corpse was discovered in suburbs of country town Derano of Georgia state in the winter of 1920. Founder police chief Will Henry Lee who doesn't exist between assumption thinks the crime of secret society KKK and starts an investigation.
However, having turned out as a result of the inspection was true, that there were signs in which the corpse had been questioned by the hand of the person related to the police. On earth, who is the criminal? At that time, an unexpected event attacked Will Henry though an unexpected person would float before long after the investigation. The large river police novel that distributes variegated characters and depicts murder lasting for 40 years or more in small town in southern part. Detective American writer club best rookie of the year award prize winner.