The Hypnotist – Lars Keplar
In Sweden, Detective Inspector Jonna Linna investigates a triple homicide. The only witness is a the boy whose family was murdered. The boy, who was stabbed over a hundred times, is in shock. Detective Linna calls in a hynotist to help the boy remember the event and hopefully the boy can then tell them who the murderer is.
The Innocent – Taylor Stevens
Eight years ago 5-year-old Hannah was kidnapped by a cult called The Chosen. Over the years members of the cult have escaped and can tell where to find Hannah. Vanessa Michael Monroe flies to Buenos Aires to enter the strange world of The Chosen and is detemined to find Hannah and bring her back home.
So Much Pretty – Cara Hoffman
Wendy White, who recently moved out of her parents home, has mysteriously disappeared. Stacy Flynn, who just left the whirlwind of city life in Cleveland, is looking for a her first big story in upstate New York town of Haedan. When Wendy’s body is found 5 months later in a ditch, Stacy finally gets her big story. After reading Stacy’s article in the newspaper, 15-year-old Alice Piper begins to connect the dots.
The Healing – Jonathan Odell
In this story that takes place in the pre-Civil War South, plantation mistress Amanda Satterfield loses her daughter to cholera. In her grief, she takes a new born slave Granada as her own. Troubled by his wife’s mental state and the plague that is sweeping the slave population, Master Satterfield purchases Polly Shine, who is believed to be a healer. Polly recognizes the “gift” in Granada. 75 years later, Granada who still lives on the plantation, must revive her memories to heal a young girl. Together they learn how the power of story can heal.