Myrtle Reed – is an American writer, journalist and poet. She was born and grew up in a large family with three children in Chicago, Illinois. Myrtle was the youngest child and the only girl. During his lifetime, she wrote many great novels. She also wrote a series of cookbooks and published them under a pseudonym Olive Green. Newlyweds Harlan and Dorothy Carr inherited a large country house. The ability to escape from the bustle of the dusty New York, has been a dream for a young couple. Harlan wants peace and quiet to write his first novel, and Dorothy wanted to farm. But the house of Uncle Ebeneezer's very different from that, they bargained for. Dorothy begins to seem that Uncle Ebeneezer looks at her from his portrait. And on the threshold of the house цwill there is a young girl, as if descended from the pages of a novel by Harlan. Since its advent in the house begins the disorder. he situation is aggravated because of the superstitious housekeeper and a cat that appeared from nowhere.