Ruined A Novel (Paperback)
|Author: Paula Morris|
|Called a stunning debut novel . . . a masterful work" ("The New Zealand Herald"), this work combines voodoo, ghosts, the mystique of New Orleans, and a stormy romance for a gripping supernatural thriller.|
From the Publisher:
Rebecca couldn't feel more out of place in New Orleans. She's staying in a creepy house with her aunt, who reads tarot cards. And at the snooty prep school, a pack of filthy-rich girls treat Rebecca like she's invisible. Only gorgeous, unavailable Anton Grey gives Rebecca the time of day, but she wonders if he's got a hidden agenda.
Then one night, among the oak trees in Lafayette Cemetery, Rebecca makes a friend. Sweet, mysterious Lisette is eager to show Rebecca the nooks and crannies of New Orleans. There's just one catch.
Lisette is a ghost.
A ghost with a deep, dark secret, and a serious score to settle.
As Rebecca is drawn deeper into a web of old curses and cryptic customs, she also uncovers startling truths about her own history. Will Rebecca be able to right the wrongs of the past, or has everything been ruined beyond repair?
* "[A] haunting love letter to New Orleans."--Publishers Weekly, starred review.