When Alana is left a cottage in West Wales by an estranged aunt, she is plunged into the centre of a conspiracy of silence over two children who went missing thirty years before. As the village closes ranks against her, strange runes appear on doors, and ‘accidents’ begin to happen, threatening her and her young daughter. An eccentric old woman has cursed Alana’s family to the third generation. Is it she who orchestrates the mayhem? Can Alana discover the truth about the missing children in time to save those she loves?