Kelly Masters, horror writer, is moving to Oak Grove, Ohio.
Nine months ago, her husband Brian was murdered outside the
door of their New York apartment. When Kelly received a
phone call informing her that she and her two sisters had
inherited the Cottonwood Hill Estate from a great aunt that
they knew nothing about, Kelly thought it was a God-send.
This was the perfect chance for her to get her six-year-old
daughter Jenna away from the tragic memories surrounding
Little does Kelly know that Cottonwood Hill holds its own
mystery. When she arrives in Oak Grove with Jenna, she
meets the handsome Deputy Sheriff Glen Westfall. Sparks fly
as they joust with words while Kelly struggles to control
her conflicting emotions concerning her attraction to Glen
and her aversion to police uniforms that she acquired while
dealing with Brian's murder.
When Kelly's sisters, Sera and Nikki, arrive at the estate
to help her settle in, the mystery of Cottonwood Hill rears
its head. Ghostly visions, bats in the attic and bones
buried in the backyard are just a hint of what is to come.
Local legend has it that Cottonwood Hill is haunted by a
little boy who disappeared there years ago and the ghost of
his father who is still searching for him.
Kelly takes it upon herself to solve the mystery of the
lost boy and his ghostly father so that their spirits can
be put to rest. She can't raise Jenna in a haunted house
and she refuses to uproot her daughter again. Kelly and
Glen are thrust together as strange things happen that
require the assistance of the local Deputy. Working
together, Kelly and Glen dig up the long buried secrets of
Cottonwood Hill as their attraction to each other builds,
starting as a tiny spark that soon bursts into a raging