Two hundred years ago, Mary Slayton witnessed the murder of her husband Theodore. Pregnant and overcome with grief, Mary revenged Theodore's murder with a curse cast by the local gypsy witch. With her emotions in turmoil, Mary extends the curse to include everyone who ever hurt Theodore in life. Now the souls of several families are bound to the Earth for the next 200 years and their descendants are denied true love. There are three in the future, gifted by the gypsy witch with special paranormal abilities, who can break the curse. But if the three fail to find true love and unite as one family, the doomed souls will walk the earth for eternity.
He appears to her every night, chasing her until she's trapped at gunpoint. A stalker who wants her dead. Terror jolts her awake with vivid scenes of her death. The problem is that Angelina Benton's prophetic dreams always come true. The day Jared Maxwell walks into The Variety Vine, the nightmare becomes reality. Circumstances force Angie to work and live with Jared. If she refuses, she loses her home and business. If she agrees she may lose her life.
Love at first sight isn't possible in Jared's mind. When he meets Angelina his world turns upside down. He's determined to gain her trust and win her love even though he has an ulterior motive for being in Dansburg, Virginia.
Strange events unfold that put Angie's life in danger. Despite her fears, she realizes she's falling in love with the rugged man from her dreams. Can she overcome her fears and suspicions to fulfill her destiny or will trusting Jared be the ultimate mistake?
Publisher Note: This book was previously published elsewhere under the same title, but has been revised.
Previous Edition Awards:
ForeWord Magazine's Book Of The Year Awards 2004 Finalist in Romance
Best Romance 2004 Winner from P&E
Best Single Title Paranormal Romance 2004 from CataRomance.com