In her dreams, Rose Howard is drawn to the county of Shrugsborough. Is it fate or something deeper that lures her to the ancient manor house where she meets and falls in love with Felix? She discovers that he is haunted by his past, which raises many questions. Who slept in a bed of blood? Is Felix a murderer? Who is the woman in the window? Will she find love and happiness, or will jealousy rise up like the ancestral spirits who claw at her future?Growing up in the Midlands, Rose experiences a traumatic, life-changing experience. Influences from long ago have a gripping and chilling effect. Rose Howard enters into a world far removed from her own. She is alone.Rose's story deepens, becoming darker and sinister. You are drawn, as Rose is, by ghosts from the past, who influence her present and her future. This book is tinged with sadness, hope, humour and love. It seems that Rose's course in life is guided by ethereal spirits. Her encounters with them will leave you tingling.