Chyna Shepherd is a twenty-six-year-superannuated loony follower who survived an extraordinarily troubled former times. While visiting Laura Templeton's house, a farm in the Napa Valley. A serial killer named Edgler Shopwalker Vess breaks into the as a gift, arduous Laura and her parents. Chyna survives, but she learns of Vess's captive: a girl, only as sincere as Chyna, trapped in Vess's people's home far from the Napa Valley. Chyna feels a great sense of responsibility for this girl, and she travels deeper into her nightmare.