All eighteen-year-old Jenna wants to do is have a slow paced and predictable summer in the small town of New Roads with her grandfather. But on Friday the thirteenth, the unpredictable occurs when she mysteriously hears a voice leading her to a buried book. Jenna is unaware that a secret curse lies within and she's just unleashed its hold. As writings appear in the book strangely matching her vivid dreams, Jenna's curious nature takes over pulling her deeper into the mystery and the connection to her family. What she didn't expect to find was a forbidden love and a choice to save a life. Will Jenna's choice remain a secret? Or did the secret choose her?
Laura Burks began her writing career as a freelance writer as well as a creator and writer of a business newsletter. Public speaking and writing those speeches are what led her to dig deep and find her true passion-writing young adult novels. She lives in the beautiful Deep South with her husband and their two teenage children. Laura is a member of Romance Writers of America and Heart of Louisiana.