Ammie Come Home Author:Barbara Michaels When Ruth Bennett inherits an old family house in the Historic Georgetown section of Washington, she feels that she has found a fitting sanctuary for the life of ordered tranquility that she built after her brief marriage and the death of her husband. — Within a year, however, Ruth's peaceful existence is changed. Her niece Sara comes to live wit... more »h her, bringing the fresh attitudes and broader outlook of a new generation. Sara also introduces Ruth to her anthropology professor, Pat MacDougal, who reawakens emotions Ruth had thought forever lost.
Soon another personality follows Sara into Ruth's world. It is seen in Sara's face and speaks through Sara's lips. Frightening and frightened, it is the spirit of Amanda Campbell--Ammie__which is implored by a ghostly voice to "come home."
Convinced against her will, Ruth watches with fear and horror as the forces which surround Ammie increase in power, threatening them all, forcing her to test her newfound love in an atmosphere of danger and suspicion.