Sex for a young boy is a great discovery. But when a young boy is betrayed by love, sex can become a powerful weapon – especially when used against a married man. Set in the Indiana town of the same name, Terre Haute is the story of one very memorable year in the life of a Jared McCaverty who has not just discovered sex, but has yet to discover what it means. Spoiled by his family’s wealth, Jared is able to live in a world of fantasy and daydreams. But when his thoughts of other boys turn into reality with an older man, Jared comes to realize the implications – and the very real perils – of his sexuality.