From award-winning medical fiction author Peter Palmieri comes a provocative tale of a bright young doctor caught in a deadly web of corruption and deceit. When a ghastly incident makes Dr. Benjamin Snow the target of a vicious media blitz, he finds his once promising career derailed. With no other prospects, he accepts a temporary position with a pediatric practice in an obscure town on the South Texas Border. But as he tries to restore his reputation, he becomes ensnared in a dark web of corruption involving the town’s remarkably lucrative hospital and the enigmatic boss of a local drug cartel. As one doctor after another is brutally murdered, Benjamin Snow is forced to battle demons from his past to discover his life’s true purpose and stay alive.