From the author of the extraordinary Vampire Chronicles series
comes a huge, hypnotic novel of witchcraft and the occult through four
The story begins when beautiful and accomplished Rowan
Mayfair pulls the drowned body of Michael Curry from the sea and brings him
back to life. She is aware that she possesses special powers, but unaware that
she comes from a great dynasty of witches. He, in his brief interlude with
death, has acquired sensory abilities that mystify and frighten him. Fiercely
drawn to each other, the two fall in love and set out to solve the mystery of
her past and his unwelcome gift. Their quest takes the listener from today’s
San Francisco and New Orleans to seventeenth-century France to an ornate antebellum
townhouse in the Civil War South.
Dark dramas of seduction and death are played out as this
enticing story reaches its startling climax in New Orleans on Christmas Eve—the
ultimate witching hour. Download and start listening now!