Thirteen year old Alexandra Quinn had it all: great parents, a faithful dog, an incredible horse, and a huge ranch to run around on. But one night, everything changed. An accidental discovery in a dark cave leaves Alex fearing for her life. She tries to put it behind her but strange things start happening around the ranch. Do the shadows know where she lives? Will Alex spill the secret and get protection before they get to her? Only time will tell. As a child, Stephanie never wrote unless it was a school assignment. In sixth grade, her mom signed her up for a writing class. Since then, Stephanie hasn't stopped writing As a junior high school student, she won a book contest at a local library and her entries won first and third place in her category. Stephanie has a Master's degree in Church Ministries and wants to continue writing action books that appeal to younger teenage readers.