High school seniors George Marvin and Holly Gunnerson have attracted national attention to tiny Oakwoods with their award winning science project. George and Holly's sudden notoriety, along with the construction of a housing development and resort, has the fading mountain town standing on the verge of being reborn. Will a dark discovery derail this new found hope? Oakwoods is a story about accomplishments beyond our wildest dreams and the unexpected places they can lead us.
HOLLY GUNNERSON, 18, not to be messed with
GEORGE MARVIN, 17, a national science champ
ALLISON RAWLEY, 26, an aspiring journalist
ED GUNNERSON, 56, an entrepreneur, Holly’s dad
DOT HOPFER, 49, George’s Aunt and legal guardian
DR. ERIK SHAVER, 42, EPA man