Elderly Alma Montague returns to her sleepy hometown of Lee's Corners, Mississippi, to live out the rest of her life in peace and solitude. A mysterious man named Dark gives her a key to a special garden where the dead citizens of the town continue to live. To unravel the secrets of the garden, she must first solve the murder of a young girl years ago.

The Borders of Life 1999, Roc, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780451455741

Mass-market paperback