There was no way Elinor could ignore it. The message was clear- Mrs Barrowhyde was back and vengance was the name of her game. The question is just who is she after? When it becomes clear that no-one is safe, Elinor's fears for the safety of family and friends forces her to return to the place where her troubles began, the village of Mournsby. With her life unravelling and danger threatening everyone she loves, Elinor discovers not only the true horror of what her old adversary has in store, but that trusting anyone can have deadly consequences and everything, including life, has a price.