It’s homecoming for the Durant
Dogies when Cord Lynear, a Mormon ‘lost boy’ forced off his compound for
supposedly rebellious behavior, shows up in Absaroka County. Without much
guidance, divine or otherwise, Sheriff Walt Longmire, his second in command
Victoria Moretti, and his good friend Henry Standing Bear search for the boy’s
mother and find themselves in a high plains scavenger hunt that ends at the
barbed wire doorstep of an interstate polygamy group. Run by the four hundred
pound Roy Lynear, Cord’s father, the group is frighteningly well-armed and very
good at keeping secrets.
Meanwhile, Walt’s got Cord locked
up for his own good, but the Absaroka County jailhouse is getting crowded since
the arrival of Cord’s self-appointed bodyguard, a delusional but dangerously
spry old man who claims to be the now two hundred year old Orrin Porter
Rockwell, Man of God, Son of Thunder, blessed by Joseph Smith himself. And to
make life more complicated, things are heating up between Walt and his
under-sheriff Vic, and she doesn’t take kindly to Walt’s new habit of sleeping
in the jail to keep an eye on things.
As Walt, Henry and Vic pursue the
Lynears, butting heads with the well-armed zealots, they hear whispers of Big
Oil and the CIA and find they might be dealing with more than they bargained
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