Adrian McKinty is the author of many books, including the Lighthouse trilogy. He was born and raised in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland. Educated at Oxford University, he then immigrated to New York City. He has lived and taught high school in Denver and now lives in Melbourne, Australia.
It was hard to follow and kept me from really connecting with ANY of the characters.
Danny's mom is just as cliched and is barely a presence in the story up to the point where I stopped reading (about 100 pages in).
I wanted to see more dramatic things happen, but instead I felt that things just seemed to click into place a little too easy.
This was neither the best nor the worst book I've ever read. I found parts of it very disturbing to read, particularly at the beginning. Read morePublished on January 22, 2012 by Mandi Kaye
I tried. I didn't succeed. I found the opening chapter exceptionally disturbing and thankfully the rest of the story didn't carry on from that POV because I don't... Read more
I really debated about whether or not to review this book because I didn't really know what to say about it. Read morePublished on December 8, 2011 by ChibiNeko
Danny Lopez just moved from Las Vegas to a small town in Colorado, and his new school is just...crazy (in my opinion)! Read morePublished on November 17, 2011 by Lili Lost in a Book
It took me a while to get into "Deviant", but it was a rather interesting book. I'm not big on violence, whether its people or animals, so the first chapter was difficult to push... Read morePublished on October 3, 2011 by Nicole's Book Blog
I was caught off guard in the first chapter of this book. While reading about a cat that was to be sacrificed disturbed me, I decided to skip a couple of pages and get into the... Read morePublished on September 30, 2011 by Krista Cubicleblindness
Danny Lopez finds himself relocating to Colorado with his stepdad because his mom got a job running a new casino. Read morePublished on September 28, 2011 by Kbaila
Adrian McKinty's Deviant is a twisted mystery with a cat serial killer as wicked as a young Hannibal Lector and an unlikely hero in Danny Lopez. Read morePublished on September 19, 2011 by Cherie Reich