Random House, Inc. Villejeune, Florida. A secluded little town at the edge of a vast, eerie swamp. Far from prying eyes. Far from the laws of civilization. Here folks live by their own rules -- dark rites of altars and infants, candles and blood.
Years ago the Andersons left town with a dream. Now they are back. To live out a nightmare. Something has been waiting for them. Something unspeakably evil. It feeds on the young and the innocent. And soon it will draw their teenage daughter into its unholy embrace....
From the Paperback edition.
Baker & Taylor Sixteen-year-old Kelly's emotional problems force her family to move back to the Florida lowlands of Villejeune, where she is drawn into a secret, supernatural society whose depraved members practice terrifying rituals