ABOUT THE BOOK: Ayla and her family have just relocated. At first, it appears that she has moved to a quiet, uneventful town. Or is it? Nestled behind the fa ade of its charm and Southern hospitality lies a dark and sinister secret . . . one the locals would like to keep hidden. When Ayla begins having unexplained dreams, she embarks on a quest to get answers and discovers the truth. Little does she know that a young boy's life is in serious danger and that her journey will lead to an outcome that will either ultimately destroy the town or rally it together. **** ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Carrie Simon remains a strong advocate against child abuse and neglect and is dedicated to encouraging others to speak out and stand up for such a passionate cause. She resides in Louisiana with her husband and their children.