It's All Hallows Eve and Diana Crossways is getting ready to close her bookshop when a stranger delivers an ancient book . . .
Gripped by fear Diana runs deep into the forest and is plunged back three centuries and half a world away to the England of 1647 where she learns that the mysterious man she is so drawn to is a notorious witch hunter. Through given shelter by a coven of witches, it is only a matter of time before Diana is brought before a tribunal, and faced with him as her interrogator.