Denver Hilt is a sweet American boy whose father is in jail for a careless act of vengeance. Leo Harvey is a mysterious and dangerously sexy inmate at Wilkinson prison where Denver's father stays, who has taken an interest in the young boy, who showers his father with endless adoration. This is a lot more than anyone else gets with their family, friends or lovers. Puzzled by the display of affection for a man who basically created the feared Hit list, Leo decides to learn more about the boy, resulting in the discovery of Denver's life being in danger because of his father's reckless actions. A prison break is then organized because Leo Harvey isn't going to let the boy he wants, come to an untimely demise. However when Leo forces the innocent boy into his world of drugs, gangs, sexiness and blood, he's going to learn the boy may not be as innocent as he previously believed. This is a story about how it really is "illegal," to be drop damn dangerously gorgeous.