The Tangled BridgeBook - 2014
"Madeleine LeBlanc discovered shocking family secrets she hoped she could escape. But the powers and madness that dominated her family for a century are not shaken easily. Thrust into an age-old battle she knows little of, Madeleine must dive deep into the history of her family and the vast paranormal underworld of New Orleans, a world seemingly puppeteered by her great-grandmother. But an even greater battle is at play, one that has commanded good and evil since time began. And all Madeleine wants is some sense of normalcy, but she'll have to go through hell to see what that even means. Following up from the events of her debut novel, A Twisted Ladder, Rhodi Hawk stakes her claim as a Southern gothic and horror master to rank with Charlaine Harris. "--
The Tangled Bridge -- the follow-up to A Twisted Ladder, Rhodi Hawk's stellar debut novel.
Psychologist Madeleine LeBlanc is still adjusting to her new-found powers. Her family's ability to see river devils may prove useful at times, but this inheritance has also meant a century of madness that Madeleine is desperate to escape.
An innocent little boy is being hunted—by Madeleine's half-brother and her great-grandmother, Chloe, and by the demons they control. The boy is a threat to their bloodline, to their very lives, but Madeleine cannot let his young life be callously destroyed.
Thrust into an age-old battle of dark versus light, Madeleine dives deep into the history of her family and into the vast paranormal underworld of New Orleans, a world seemingly controlled by her great-grandmother.