Ammie Come Home Author:Barbara Michaels Until Ruth Bennett's attractive young niece, Sara, came to live with her, the elegant old house in Georgetown was just what it appeared to be: a charming, graceful relic of a bygone era. Then a strange chill began to envelop the house. Something cold and evil seemed to posses it. — Everyone they cared about--every moment of their lives-- was now ... more »brushed by the tentacles of this unsees horror. Sara was the first to be touched. Something had wrapped itself around her mind, and she was no longer Sara.
What was it?
Where was it hiding?
What did it want?
They had to find out before it grew stong enought to destroy them all...
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Ruth lay on the sofa in front of the fireplace. Sare stood before her, her body shrouded as if in mist. But her face was horribly clear--her eyes wide and staring, her skin deathly gray, and her pale lips parted in a gasp of terror. Ruth was paralyzed.
Then the shadow came. It was formless, but she could see its size and sense its menace. As it loomed up against the dream shape of Sara, her mouth opened in a scream that was all the more frightening because it was silent.
Ruth woke up with a start. Sara was gone. But there between her and the fire, still smoke-thick and smoke-dark, still coiling and twisting on itself, was the shadow...« less