Author Patricia Rose Upczak reads Chapter 1 of The Mystery of Devil's Gulch.
The Mystery of Devil’s Gulch is a young adult metaphysical mystery and is the first in a series. The young heroes, Rachel, Peter and Blue Star unlock deep mysteries as they unravel the puzzles presented to them. Captain O’Toole, Rachel’s grandfather, is kidnapped and this begins a series of fascinating adventures in which our heroes discover their hidden abilities and strengths. As the story unfolds, concepts of shapeshifting, clairvoyance and time travel are introduced. There are also historical references to Jean Laffite, the infamous pirate of the New Orleans area in the early 1800s. The beautiful wild area near the Heceta Head Lighthouse in Oregon is the setting for the book.