Everyone pays for the mistakes of their family, but for Ciara Tressa Lafferty, that particular mistake happened almost sixty years ago, and nobody will forget. She's constantly compared to her great aunt, and even worse, she looks like the woman.
A senior in high school with a great future planned, Ciara has no clue what this Halloween holds for her. That it's the anniversary of the date her great aunt disappeared is just one more annoyance as she discovers her boyfriend's great grandfather refuses to let her move on. Then Ciara finds herself thrust in a nebulous existence within her own body when Tressa Anne Lafferty, her great aunt, possesses her. This leaves Ciara fighting to get free, until she makes a discover that will change everyone's opinion about the past
Ciara can't release the ghost – until she discovers the secret hidden within the charred remains of McLaren House. This revelation rocks the whole town.