Maggie Montgomery survived the vehicular accident that took the lives of her husband, Clayton, and their four-year-old son, Nicholas, two years ago. Shortly after announcing her engagement to Clayton’s business partner, Nicholas calls out to her from beyond the grave with a desperate plea for help. As Maggie’s health rapidly deteriorates, she clings to an unusual piece of jewelry, a seemingly benign keepsake she had unearthed, years earlier, while planting the amber-blossoming rosebush that now serves as a nostalgic reminder.
The main characters are individually suspect of creating a haunting hoax with their questionable motives and secrets. Perhaps it is just as likely that the spirits do indeed work in mysterious ways, using earthlings as willing mercenaries.