Sometimes the best thing to do is to just go home to the loving, supportive arms of family. But when supernatural threats crop up in homicide detective DJ Jesseray's hometown, Grand Rapids, Minnesota, she must rise to the challenge. A force of rogue werewolves howls through the area, killing cattle and scaring off the summer tourist trade - lifeblood of the local economy. After generations-old family secrets are revealed, "duck and cover" becomes the phrase of the day in her parent's barnyard. Next, her father, the local sheriff, needs help when his department fields an overwhelming number of missing persons reports. Through it all, DJ wrestles with desire, shame and confusion over the events in St. Paul. How's a traumatized shapeshifter to cope? And protect her vulnerable family?