Author Rob Hooper returns to his hometown with his wife, Janet, in search of a fresh start. They find a twentieth-century Victorian-style house, whose owner, an elderly widow, is eager to sell. The house, she explains, has belonged to her family for over fifty years. It’s a hard deal to pass up. The gated two-story home sits on an acre of land, the only home at the end of a dead-end street, Pennington Drive. Rob remembers riding by the house on his bicycle as a child, fascinated by its isolated qualities. He tries to convince his wife to consider the widows generous offer. It’s everything they ever wanted. But the home harbors a dark past involving murder, betrayal, and a secrets long buried to protect the town’s image. Will Rob and Janet fall prey to the Saxton house’s curse, or will they solve the mystery and shed light on the fallen before them? The supernatural horror mystery begins with the prequel to this thrilling series.