In this book, the second of the Pastor Wilson novels, the pastor of a small church gets drawn into being a sleuth by both circumstances and his conscience. There is a mysterious person who seems to have an uncanny relationship with the wild deer in the pasture across the road from the parsonage. poachers who shoot at the mysterious person AND endanger the pastor's family. and an unexpected death by poison in front of hundreds of people. The church is in the middle of building a new sanctuary, and one of the workers there is a suspect. Read the book to find out who, and why.