After Alison Glenn is found dead in her garden her prison officer husband husband Michael tells Vera she had fallen out with best friend Asha over Asha's son Sahil's obsession with her daughter Molly. Vera is surprised to learn that Alison had a father and brother from whom she had been estranged for over twenty years and never mentioned though she had recently encountered her brother Tom, a young man of limited intelligence dominated by his father and anxious to seek her out. Michael had also been involved in drug smuggling for imprisoned racketeer Brian Delaney. With several parties from the past and present with likely motives Vera must work out which was the murderer.
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