The Unwanted Author:John Saul Witch! For generations the evil word has clung to the Sikes women like an ancient curse. Now, in a solitary cabin surrounded by broken reeds and deadly quicksand, Miranda Sikes keeps a lonely vigil, an albino hawk and a cat her only companions. — When 16 year-old Cassie Winslow comes to live with hwer father and his family, Miranda's waiting co... more »mes to and end. For even before her Mother's death, the troubled Cassie had been possessed by visions of a kind woman, someone totally unlike her abusive mother. That woman is Mirands, who passes on the strange secret she has been guarding to Cassie, in a legacy of supernatural power.
And from that moment the tiny New England village of False Harbor is gripped by a rising tide of horror and death.« less