Yonder: A Southern Haunting- Book 1

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1940s & '50s

LeeAnne Hansen

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Summoned back to her small Mississippi hometown by the news of her father's dying, Isabel Jones thankfully leaves New York – a city that broke her heart and left her disillusioned – only to find herself smack dab in the middle of a bizarre inheritance, a complex battle for her affection between two former best friends, a dire haunting from an unknown child ghost, and a deadly mystery that only she can solve.


Drama, Historical Fiction, Horror, Melodrama, Mystery, Romance, Suspense / Thriller,

Short Summary

Isabel is summoned home from NYC to see to her dying father and is soon wrapped up in ancient family secrets revealed, a bizarre inheritance she wishes no part of, a love triangle, deadly murder mystery and the truth behind the sporadic haunting of a spirit boy that nearly costs her life.


Primarily takes place in a fictional small town in Mississippi in 1940's and a short scene in NYC same time.

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Happy Ending, Twist,Haunting

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Isabel Deliah Jones

Age: 26

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Gracious, Romantic, Charming, Empathetic, Outspoken, Heartthrob, Clumsy, Confident, Engaging, Faithful, Honorable, Secretive, Seductive, Aspiring, Beautiful, Complex

Additional Character Details

Name: Benjamin Caster

Age: 27

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Engaging, Funny, Honorable, Romantic, Selfless, Underdog, Charming, Clumsy, Heroic, Masculine, Sexy, Complex, Heartthrob

Additional Character Details

Name: Charles Browman

Age: 27

Gender: Male

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Masculine, Adventurous, Engaging, Leader, Outspoken, Romantic, Seductive, Charming, Confident, Narcissistic, Blunt, Manipulative, Sexy, Aggressive

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Female leaning

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2015

Hard Copy Available



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