When Frank Morgan saw the bewitching Leanna de Noux in a French Quarter tavern, he became obsessed with her beauty. But their passion was short lived, ending with her murder and his suicide.
Now novelist Hailey Martin is living in the room where the deaths occurred, sleeping in the bed that had once been stained with Leanna's blood. And, in a city where spirits never sleep, Hailey begins dreaming of Leanna and Joe ― dreams so vivid that she also becomes obsessed. But as she delves into the mystery of the woman's past and savage murder, the ghost of Leanna moves into her body, sharing her tragic past, filling Hailey with strange passions ... and the fear that whomever killed Leanna has also targeted her.