Together, with the tainted help of their grandmother, Katie and Preston Reed discover her personal journal, and a shocking family secret. Katie, the head nurse at one of the largest hospitals in the Hampton’s, makes a life-altering decision to care for their ailing grandmother, and discovers the key to their past in the process. Preston, a highly-distinguished lawyer currently learning to accept unlimited responsibilities, breaks the code to the journal, creating an even bigger whirlwind in his life. Thus, begins their journey into an unknown past, causing them to doubt the stability of their lives. As they turn the pages of their heritage, which includes ties to Hitler, their own personal lives become chaotic, and terror lurks within. In seclusion, Katie and Preston attempt to resolve the situation, without publicity, to save their Long Island family reputation. Once they discover the underlying basis, the tangled web becomes more twisted until it unwinds, completely.
Although fictional works are her favorite, Sheila Steiger enjoys all types of literature work, in general. This love of writing was first discovered while earning a Bachelor’s degree, in Business Administration, at the University of Nebraska. After completing college, she worked in the administration offices of a public school system for twelve years, serving as a producer of the district’s state-wide student assessment test. For three years, Sheila managed the final production of assessment books for classrooms; confirming a life-long dream of becoming an author. Mrs. Steiger resided in Nebraska her entire life, until three years ago, when her husband was transferred to Florida. Consequently, during the last several years, writing has become a predominant part of her life.