This is the story of Stella and Nick who buy a house in Vermont. Before they can unload their truck, a body is found in their well. The police make their house a crime scene and the only way to move things along and move into their house is to solve the mystery of who killed Allen Weston. Nick and Stella start questioning the locals and it turns out, lots of people had reason to hate and even kill Mr. Weston. With lots of quirky characters, this book was lots of fun to read.