That said, however, I have not finished the book yet, so maybe it will get better.
The voodoo sacrifice left me queasy, but I think it was meant to put the reader off; once one reaches the end of the story its futile brutality becomes fairly clear.
She uses passive voice, tells when she could show, and the plot is thinly defined, poorly defined, and ultimately unsatisfying.
First of all it is not a graphic novel (comic book) like it is said to be and it is hardly a novel, but it does have pretty pictures, but that is not enough to make it worthwhile... Read morePublished on January 22, 2011 by Monsieur Pie-pie
Dame Darcy has an agenda and her novel, Gasoline, is obviously meant to promote her preferences. The thing is, I don't disagree with her ideas and I wanted to love this book... Read morePublished on December 26, 2009 by Satia Renee