In a sleepy New England town, the life of 13-year-old Dave Foster changed forever. The Blue Bell explodes on the seemingly calm waters of Cider Creek. Dave is left in an emotional whirlwind as his life crashes down around him. He is determined to uncover the truth surrounding the deaths of his mother, father and uncle. Kelly Foster, his forty year-old aunt, finds her life spinning out of control. Losing her husband in the same tragic accident leaves a gigantic hole in her life and brings with it many uncertainties.Shedding her husband's conservative values, Kelly not only proves she can survive but lives her life with passion. What really caused the explosion? What will be uncovered in the charred remains of the Blue Bell? Will Dave ever uncover the truth? This secret is alive and well and Deadly.