by Lisa McCourt Hollar
A curse has hung over the town of Demon's Cove ever since Mathew Brown accused its founder, Malavore Pelham, of consorting with witches, a claim Malavore denied. Mathew however had his own secrets to hide. Burned at the stake, along with Sari Watson, the accused witch, Malavore vows his revenge. For over 200 years, Mathew's family has been tormented by the curse, bearing the mark of his shame.