Born with the genes of one of the most notorious rapists and killers known, the cold blood and black heart that runs through one generation to the next, intertwined with a tragic early childhood, Lou embraced a grudge against society that kept her school-age peers at a distance. Nestled in elite Oaks Valley, Illinois with the walls of Carter Estates between her and the people on the outside, she was free to be alone in her own world where she buried her demons just as those who know her true genetic code had been buried, taking her secret to the grave with them. But when a tattered, beaten and abandoned teen named Shar stumbles into her life, unearthing memories Lou had buried in the past, exposing her to emotions she had never felt, bringing to surface the poisoned genes that laid dormant in Lou’s life before vanishing like a thief in the night, Lou’s life begin spiraling out of control with unwelcomed changes. Temper tantrums ensue when the sudden return of a more mature, sexy and seductive Shar prove to be more than Lou can handle, forcing her to return to the safe and secure confines of Carter Estate where she uncovers a well-kept secret that shatters her trust as she comes face to face with her childhood demons in the flesh... Will Lou succumb to the power of her family genes and repressed anger or will the influence of her loving upbringing save her from a seemingly genetic fate?
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