At first, I felt as if I was scrambling to catch up even though the story had just started. That changed, however, after Lisa and Lu met. After that, I found myself compulsively flipping the pages as I became enthralled in the story and the diabolical planning and actions of a madman. This book has some exceptionally dark passages that I found very disturbing. There were several times when the point of view abruptly changed. When that happened I was yanked out of the entrancement that had ensnared me and was forced to contend with a few seconds of disorientation. These interruptions were unwelcome; they played havoc with the cadence and flow of the story through my mind.
I never really grasped the reason for the supernatural elements in this novel. I am still clueless as to Talion’s true identity. Is he an angel, a fairy, or simply a figment of an abused child’s imagination?Read the Full Review