Sixty five years ago a howling, terrified mob destroyed the Reimann mansion and those inside. But the burning need of the talisman that had given the Reimanns their terrible powers was not quenched. Sixty five years later, an anxious Elena March is afraid to go to sleep. With each dream she relives the life – and death – of Jessica Reimann. With each dream she is one step closer to unearthing the evil talisman. Should Elena find the talisman, all her dreams will be fulfilled – but only if she carries out her part of bargain that has been struck in Hell.