Raised in the dust of a cattle ranch in upstate South Carolina, Fleming read many gritty revisionist westerns in his spare time during adolescence. “Cows are much easier handled than books,” he says. He still calls South Carolina home, along with his wife and two children.
The Canadian Prairies are a land of endless skies, wild weather extremes, and endemic human trafficking. Saskatchewan high schooler Clint Carpentier takes matters into his own hands when the RCMP drops the ball on investigating the abduction of his native girlfriend. A shocking betrayal and bloodbath leaves Clint fleeing the West for the East, with a bloodthirsty pack of traffickers hot on his tail. His ordeal will end the same as it began: in a hail of lead.