I am dying. Please come, dear boy.
Anthony Peregrine receives an urgent summons from his estranged father, Judge Jackson Peregrine, requesting that he visit his home on the beautiful island of Vonu in Fiji. Judge Jack is desperate to have his family together before he dies. Joined by his mercurial brother and troubled sister, Anthony finds on his arrival to the island a house of secrets, sexual temptation, and deadly enemies, bent on revenge. As he discovers the truth against the backdrop of island life, Anthony is forced to revisit the events of his fractured childhood and adolescence, and to examine his toxic relationship with his father. But soon, old wounds are the least of Anthony's problems.