"..a fast paced thriller of terrifying intensity"
In the depths of the Bolivian Amazon, SAS captain Mark Hunter embarks on a secret mission. Part of an international team sent to root out a possible drugs cartel, the plan is to go in, eliminate the targets and get out again. But the mission goes disastrously wrong, with an unnatural number of men left dead Mark is left with a curse that his progeny will ‘commune with the dead.
Years later Mark has left the SAS following the death of his wife and young daughter. He and his son Adam have relocated to Scotland but his son is plagued by disturbing dreams which Mark believes are related to the curse. He seeks the help of Dr Elizabeth Bancroft who despite her medical training soon becomes convinced that Adam is indeed under the influence of malevolent forces.
With the life of his son in danger, Mark must find the woman he encountered in Bolivia, a Miss Hall who is more good than bad. Only she has the power to overcome the work of the malign Mrs Mallory, the initiator of the original curse. But at home in Scotland, Elizabeth must confront her own part in the drama. The healing power of her family has been a blessing and a curse for generations but may prove to be only way to prevent the annihilation of the remaining Hunter family.