Author C.L. Kraemer takes the reader to Palmdale where the murder of a boy at a health spa had just occurred. A retiring mayor, Alexa Bond Culver, of Palmdale along with the police must solve this murder mystery before someone else is found dead at one of the two spas. There is a fierce battle between two spas over the rights of a spring feed property. Unscrupulous means by one the spas will do anything to obtain the piece of property...maybe even murder? C.L. Kraemer's characters are real and convincing propelling the reader to a climatic ending.