Lorraine Hicks is fourteen-years-old when she watches her best friend, Beverly climb into a tree in the forest and never come back down. It’s a mystery that haunts her small town and embeds itself in Lorraine’s life.
Fifteen years later, Lori is a grown woman, doing her best to move on from her troubled childhood. She reluctantly agrees to a night of camping, despite her secret terror of the woods. As she sits by a roaring bonfire, a man stands and tells the story of two fourteen-year-old friends who walked into the Manistee National Forest-only one of them walked back out.
The story is hauntingly similar to Lori’s own, and she embarks on a quest to discover if the two disappearances are linked.
As she unravels the truth behind the vanishings, she unearths a malevolence that forces her to question if evil truly exists.
Don’t miss this chilling paranormal murder mystery.