Synopsis : Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she’s struggling to conceal her power and a curse that has haunted her family for generations. But even within the overgrown gardens, murky swamps, and crumbling graveyards of the forgotten South, a secret cannot stay hidden forever.
Ethan Wate, who has been counting the months until he can escape from Gatlin, is haunted by dreams of a beautiful girl he has never met. when Lena moves into the town’s oldest and most infamous plantation, Ethan is inexplicably drawn to her and determined to uncover the connection between them.
In a town with no surprises, one secret could change everything.
My Thoughts: Once I started this book, I had to finish it. I wonder now why it took me so long to get started haha!. I enjoyed it. Everyone loves a love story. Luckily, there was a little mystery and action thrown in. overall I would give this book a 4/5. The pace of the book was nice. The story line was good. I really liked the characters, especially uncle Macon. He just seemed pretty awesome. On to the next, Im interested to see where the story could go in Beautiful darkness.