At Fern Lake Motel there is a black and white cat referred as the Black Cat. He has been there for a long time.
Kimberlee and her daughter Amanda are headed to Oregon when they had car trouble and stay a the motel. Among the guest is Brett Clarke who is looking at unsolved 25-year-old murder. Kimberlee’s memories began to surface as she lived in the town as a child. Her father was the victim of the murder. Amanda calls the cat Thumper and she becomes attached to the Black Cat. Thumper is able to access hs ancestors’ memories as the events unfold. The twists and turns the story will hold your attention. Beside the cold case, a kidnapping, spies, suicide, a derelict house and romance. This tale will appeal to mysteries and romance lovers.