Betrayed by passion and the only man she's ever trusted, Emily Bougious finds the comfort she needs in the arms of a sexy Nephillim. He's everything she never knew she wanted. After having destroyed one generation of Voodoo, now the next stands in her way to defeat the evil that reins over the skinwalkers of Bayou Lafourche, while in the process saving the sacred burial mounds of the Houmas Indian More
Just when Emily Bougouis think she has her life and future figured out, all hell breaks loose. Betrayal by the only man she has ever loved is bitter on her tongue as she loses all she holds dear to her heart. Even though her world is crumbling down around her, she still performs her duty as the "Treater" or healer of the people on the bayou.
The Houmas Indians come to Emily for help to save their ancient burial grounds. Strange mystical, and frightening forces surround the mounds. Emily has to find her courage, and also a way to stop the destruction coming from a construction company's demolition plans. By destroying the burial mounds, evil skinwalkers would be able to claim the souls of the dead buried there, denying them entrance to the afterlife. She needs help fighting them and she finds it in the strangest place.
Emily is star struck when she meets Merrick Talbot, who just happens to be the head of the construction company bent on destroying the burial mounds. The handsome stranger has a shadowed past and Emily doesn't trust him. But soon the flames of passion begin to wash away her doubt. The heat between Emily and Merrick is unbelievable, and she can't help but lose all control around him. But can she trust him with her life? Can the love and passion she feels be enough to get her through the biggest heartache she has ever suffered? And will she be able to get revenge on those who stole part of her life away?
She must overcome her fears, and stop the evil destruction at the same time that she is falling in love with Merrick. Life can be a real bitch for a Psychic Healer!