Autumn in New Orleans means Homecoming, romanceÑand murder. When a friend vanishes, Celia believes a desperate letter about an unsolved Civil War-era murder holds the key to unraveling the mystery.
As she searches for answers, Celia enlists the help of quirky witch Tilly, and either all-American boy Donovan or, enigmatic LucÐyou get to choose.
As the gang follows the missing girlÕs trail, danger turns up on all fronts. A vicious stranger threatens CeliaÕs family. CeliaÕs nightmaresÐabout a shadowy, ominous villainÐget worse. And a new ghost has appeared: beautiful Angelica, who shares a past with Luc.
It will take all of CeliaÕs will and wit, and the faith of her friends, to solve an unspeakable crime. And no matter which path Celia takes, she will discover that sometimes the past can come back to haunt you.