Dark House Press, Paperback, 9781940430034, 344pp.
Publication Date: July 15, 2014
When 30-something Emily Collins inherits her recently murdered Aunt's house she moves to Heartshorne, Oklahoma, to claim it and confront her family's dark past. After her dead mother begins speaking to her in dreams, Emily stumbles upon a horrible community secret that leads to terrifying revelations about the supernatural pull of "Echo Lake."
About the Author
Letitia Trent grew up in Vermont and Oklahoma and spent her teenage years traveling with her flea-marketing parents. She received her MFA in poetry from Ohio State University. Her work has appeared in journals such as "The Denver Quarterly," "Fence," "Folio," "The Journal," "Blazevox," and "The Black Warrior Review." Her poetry collections include "One Perfect Bird" (2012) and "You aren't in this movie" (2012). She was the 2010 winner of the Alumni Flash Writing Award from the Ohio State University's "The Journal" and has been awarded fellowships from The Vermont Studio Center and the MacDowell Colony.