This is a chilling tale that combines historical facts and fictional characters of a ghostly curse that plaques a small town in upstate New York. This is a book about an old Druid curse that was first cast upon a group of invaders who slaughtered a small village in the English hill country in 1627. The curse goes way beyond its original intent of stopping the invaders in their tracks! Every forty years, the curse wreaks havoc on anyone who happens to be in the wrong place at the wrong time! Years later, the curse ventures itself across the Atlantic ocean and winds up in the United States in the mid-1700's. The curse continued to release its rage upon a small town in the upstate New York area. Over a period of two centuries, this small town in Columbia County battles with a witch who has associated herself with the curse! In the end, it is up to three teenaged girls to retain the strong bond between them and battle the witch who has captivated and killed many people including children during her reign. At first, the witch manages to cause friction among churches in the early times. She then goes on to terrorizing a school district and even gets the police in the middle of her evil practices! This is a chilling story that combines historical facts of Columbia County, NY and crafty fictional characters to complete a thriller.