The Devil Down Home Author:Eve K. Sandstrom It's a stormy night in the town of Holton, just the sort of weather to put people in the mood for the local haloween haunted house fund-raiser, with its coffins and cobwebs. Life comes too close to initating spooky make-believe, however, when photographer Nicky and Catlin County sherrif Sam spot Dracula standing by the road in the heavy rain. — D... more »racula turns out to be hitchhiker Damon Revels, whose link to holton goes back fifteen years. With a bedroll and not much more, he needs a place to sleep. There is no motel in town, so Sam puts him up in the county jail. A dry cell looks pretty appealing on a night such as this.
Damon Revels may not really be Dracula, but he brings with him an aura of pure evil. What is it about this man that will inspire someone to use the innocently conceived Haunted House as a scene for murder? Or is it the town of Holton that is evil, and does Damon Revels only bring out the true nature of some of its residents?
With Memorable characters, rich regional flavor, and a fast-paced sense of fun and action, author Eve K. Sandstom confirms her growing reputation as a new talent on the mystery scene.« less