A stranger comes to the little town of Springer New Mexico, and is drawn into a developing range war, and all sides have to consider the potential he brings. For he is Shadow Hunter, a man bent on tracking down the men who had killed his wife. Now he is looking for the last one, the leader of the gang, and nothing seems able to stop his hunt for justice.
What Shadow hadn't figured on was meeting with Sally Walters. Here is a woman who is strong and honest, and she's finding herself interested in the dark warrior, as he is finding himself thinking of her. Forces are set into motion, that endangers others including Sally, and Shadow Hunter decides to get involved. Now things begin to get interesting, and deadly!