After Blake Nelson catches her abusive fiancé, Parker, with another woman, she seeks serenity at her late grandmother’s beach cottage. He follows Blake to the island and attempts to kill her, but instead, he dies in an accident while fleeing the police. His malevolent spirit returns to the cottage to finish what he started. The haunting intensifies when Blake reconnects with her first love, Clint. Will Blake discover how to banish Parker before it’s too late?
Stephanie Edwards has been writing professionally since she landed her first newspaper column at the age of 13. Her love for the Lowcountry, the Atlantic Ocean and a good ghost story inspired her to write her first book. She lives in Tennessee with her husband, Ron, and their adorable dog, Shadow.
Nancy is the embodiment of Southern hospitality and based on many of the strong women I've encountered in my life. I couldn't think of a better guide to help Blake navigate the waters of banishing a malevolent spirit.
The Haunting on Palm Court
“Spill the beans, child.” Nancy poured Blake a cup. “What you’ve been through, not the coffee.” She winked and sat down next to Blake, buttering a biscuit and hanging onto every excruciating detail she provided. Nancy wrapped her arms around her and wiped Blake’s tears away with a napkin.