This was a great story to start this anthology out with as it gives you the flavor of carnival life with its descriptions of sleazy carnies and weird, almost creepy relationships they have with eachother. PAINTED LOVE’s narrator, Doddle, was a weirdly passive and silent character and throughout most of the story I was constantly trying to figure out what his deal was.
Author: Allison Pang
The Abby Sinclair series has been on my radar for quite some time and I couldn’t let one more book slip past me without jumping in to try it for myself. Starting with book three posed some predictable problems as far as emotional reactions and catching up with the plot, but from the first chapter I knew I was going to finish A TRACE OF MOONLIGHT and rush back to A BRUSH OF DARKNESS to catch up.
*This title will be released on January 25, 2011* Title: A Brush of Darkness Author: Allison Pang Series: A Brush of Darkness #1 Cover Art: Nathalia Suellen Genre: Urban Fantasy Mass Market Paperback: 368 pages Publisher: Pocket (January 25, 2011) ISBN-10: 1439198322 ISBN-13: 978-1439198322 Source: http://fineprintlit.com/ Reviewed by: Abigail Book Description The man of her dreams might be the cause of her nightmares. Six months ago, Abby Sinclair was struggling to pick up the pieces of her shattered life. Now, she has an enchanted iPod, a miniature unicorn living in her underwear drawer, and a magical marketplace to manage…. Read more »