Nancy journeys to the elegant historical city of Charleston, South Carolina to visit famed gothic romance writer Amelia Beaufort. The writer has a disturbing tale to tell — disturbing because it is true. Someone, or something, is trying to scare her out of her wits… and out of her beautiful Magnolia Mansion!
Nancy’s ominous encounter with a stranger provides her with chilling evidence of the conspiracy. Her investigation takes her into the darkest corners of the mansion — and into the darkest corners of the Beaufort family history. She must uncover the haunting truth that lies hidden in the past before the secret destroys Magnolia Mansion.