Years have passed since thrill killers, Selma Baxter and Derek Thomason, were brought to justice. For the families of their victims, these have been years of mourning and sorrow and even relief. But things have changed. The victims of Baxter and Thomason's crimes are returning to their loved ones. They bring no messages of affection, no joy, no optimism, no promises of closure. They bring nothing but torment and dread.
The house on Ash Street has burned to the ground. What lived inside, now roams free.
"Lee Thomas always has something on his mind beyond the scares. And he presents it eloquently." —Jack Ketchum