Investigative reporter Sarah Newton debunks supernatural myths, and forces the truth to light whether people want to hear it or not. Now, with a popular teenager found tortured and murdered—and another girl missing—Sarah’s out to prove it’s not the work of an ancient curse, but a cold blooded killer. She’ll expose one Maine village’s darkest secrets …while keeping the truth about her own past hidden from view.
As Youngstown’s newest councilman, Kale Conner’s unofficial job is to minimize the bad publicity from Sarah’s stories and, if possible, to keep her in line. But with time running out, and his own family at stake, Kale’s finding his neighbors’ terrible deeds might be too deadly to sweep under the rug…and he and Sarah are headed toward a heated endgame with only one shocking way out...
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“Webb moves to a whole new level with this book, and the ending is off-the-charts creepy.” – Romantic Times (4 stars)
"A nail biter!" --FreshFiction.com
“Debra Webb keeps you on the edge of your seat in her latest romantic thriller. New characters constantly change the direction of the investigation into the horrendous crimes in small-town Maine.” –ReadertoReader.com
"A chilling story of jealousy, rage, and genetics that both intrigued and disgusted me. The classic debate of nature versus nurture was given an ominous edge that easily sliced through my comfort zone." --BittenByBooks.com
“A riveting entanglement of intrigue, secrets, and passions…I loved this book!” —Karen Rose
“Engrossing….a fine, twisting thriller to be savored and enjoyed.” —Heather Graham
“Breathtaking romantic suspense.”—Allison Brennan
Debra Webb is the bestselling author of Traceless, Everywhere She Turns, Anywhere She Runs, Missing and Safe by His Side. Born in Alabama, Webb wrote her first story at age nine and her first romance at thirteen. But it wasn’t until she spent three years working for the military behind the Iron Curtain—and a five-year stint with NASA—that she realized her true calling. A collision course between suspense and romance was set. Webb lives with her family and two dogs in Alabama.