SummaryWatch your back, Elise.
No one understands the dark side of Savannah better than
homicide detective Elise Sandburg. As an infant, she was
thought to be the daughter of a famous root
doctorand was abandoned in an ancient Low Country
cemetery. Growing up, she was haunted by her possible
connection to the local Gullah culturewith its
spells and voodoo. Now, however, there's a twisted killer
on the loose, and the city is gripped by terror. Someone
is using a substance that leaves its victims in a state
that mimics death. As their bodies slip into an
irreversible paralysis, their minds remain fully,
Before you wake up dead.
Step by step, Elise's relentless chase for the killer
draws her straight back into the world she most fears. And
now, to stop a murderer, she must confront the truth about
her own past in ways she never could have imagined...
Her USA Today bestseller, Sleep Tight, was
called "compelling and real-a great read" by Andrea
Kane. "Guaranteed to keep you awake at night," raved Lisa
Jackson. Now, Anne Frasier takes readers to the dark side
of Savannah, where a female homicide detective must
confront the truth about her own past in order to stop a
twisted serial killer...