The characters are compelling, well-drawn, and memorable, and Lebbon's style of writing is an absolute delight.
I don't want to spoil anything if you haven't read the book yet, but don't go into this novel expecting things to end like they usually do.
The story tries hard, but the characters just aren't fleshed out enough and most of the book seems to be a setup for the next.
The cover blurb from author Paul Kearney promised that "Dusk Is Fantasy For Grown-Ups... An Excellent Book." I agree and cannot think of a better topline summary. Read morePublished 21 months ago by S E Lindberg
I really enjoyed reading this book the violence is feeling so real like I was there in the heat of it. Read it so quick that I didn't have the second one fast enough.Published 21 months ago by Tyler B. Swainston
I am not your typical fantasy reader; of course Tim Lebbon is not your typical fantasy writer. His world-building is without fault, his characters are deeply felt and his... Read morePublished on October 6, 2008 by Glenn R. Bell
Well I really liked the cover. That is what made me purchase the book in the first place. I also like the author's attempt at being somewhat original. Read morePublished on May 17, 2008 by RG69
Dusk is good in some respects, and bad in others, but overall I enjoyed it. Some people object that it's not scary, but it's not meant to be; Dusk is not a horror novel, it's dark... Read morePublished on August 30, 2007 by sentinel
I hate to give tough love to a writer that I count as an Amazon friend, but...
Dusk is the second of Lebbon's books I've reviewed here, after his psuedo-zombie novel... Read more
I have been hearing about Dusk and Dawn for years now. The author really hyped these books up. So I ordered a copy of Dusk and gave it a shot, being a fan of Mr. Read morePublished on August 3, 2007 by booktyrant
This book and its sequel werent what I had been expecting. All my expectations in both books fell very short. I still do not understand what was so dark about the storyline. Read morePublished on June 1, 2007 by Richard Fisher
Great novel from Mr. Lebbon. I don't want to spoil anything if you haven't read the book yet, but don't go into this novel expecting things to end like they usually do. Read morePublished on January 27, 2007 by J. Resnick