Valerie is from a small town where everyone knew everyone but her parents felt that she needed to leave suddenly without an explanation and sent her away to a relative’s place. She now lives in Black Pearl Kansas. Valerie is not aware of the town’s hidden secrets but she soon learns of it and at first, is frightened but then learns not everyone is as bad as they seem. Valerie is a sweetheart and wants to help anyone in anyway she can, despite the harm it may cause herself. Valerie is reliable and loved by most.