While riding through the fog-shrouded Everglades, Alec and the Black come upon a mysterious man on a striking gray mare. Invited to the stranger's home, Alec is uneasy... a feeling that grows as he realizes that his host is on the brink of insanity. Suddenly, Alec and the Black are being pursued by a deadly demon through dangerous swamps!
In this gripping tale, Walter Farley gives his readers the thrill of a lifetime as Alec and the Black confront a horrific Haitian curse. Exciting fiction for ages 8-12.