Amidst the beasts of darkness! It was a quiet town, and that's what Hallie needed. She had to forget the horror of her husband's death, had to learn to live again. Teaching school in Haggard's Cove was the perfect way to begin. But Hallie couldn't have been more wrong. Beneath the flawless propriety of the Cove there ran a vein of evil more heinous than any nightmare could summon...evil that touched Hallie the day she arrived and slowly began to possess her...evil that mounted to a tidal wave of terror from which there was no human chance of escape..