GREG VAN EEKHOUT is the author of one previous fantasy novel for adults, the mass-market original Norse Code. He is also the author of two middle-grade SF novels, Kid Vs. Squid and The Boy at the End of the World (a finalist for the Andre Norton Award). He lives in San Diego, California.
Many of the characters are surprisingly well developed, unique individuals.
I have thoroughly enjoyed this story, it has a great pace, great concept, fantastic vision of a Fantasy California and well written characters.
California has such a history of crime noir fiction that it was about time we saw an alternate universe fantasy type noir in this setting.
Really engaging book. I previously read Norse Code by GVE and quite liked it. This one showed the same delightful curlicues in the world building as that, and I can't wait to see... Read morePublished 1 month ago by LaughingLion
Dunno, Lacking in character development or story or something. Was not swept away.Published 1 month ago by Thomas P. Groff
Very inventive details that add much to a heist job. Glad I don't live in that California. Enjoyable read.Published 1 month ago by Crochet Cat
This book was not only enormously entertaining and well-written, but also had a ton of heart. The characters felt so real to me. The dilemmas genuine. Really terrific read.Published 2 months ago by Haddayr COPLEYWOODS
A fun ride through a Los Angeles filled with magic and canals. Adventure in an urban setting that moves quickly.Published 2 months ago by Walter L. Fisher
I loved this book! This is one of the most creative and interesting books I have read in a long time. I love the dystopian setting... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Jodi