I'm not talking about how the main plot of the story ended, but rather how the author left a huge cliffhanger at the end!
The Other Side of Life is a well thought out, beautifully crafted fantasy novel with a great plot and fully-drawn characters that are alive and engaging.
She's combined several elements seemlessly in one book - fantasy, social commentary, romance, technology, astrology and action/adventure.
I must preface my review by stating that I am a sixty-six year old man whose preferred genres are detective mysteries and non-fiction. Read morePublished on January 26, 2012 by Joe Perrone Jr
I thought, "Cyberpunk elves? What could possibly go wrong?"
Well, just about everything except coherent sentence structure. Read more
Creative and stylish in theory, but lacking in execution, it has been the hardest book to review thus far, and I'll tell you about why.
First of all, the bad. Read more
Poor editing, bland dialog, uninspired prose, a hyper-active use of the comma, and no believable characters. Read morePublished on September 19, 2011 by Dubhlaidh
The Other Side of Life (TOSL) by Jess C Scott tells the story about a group of elves that grew tired of their races withdrawal from the world and two human thieves that do not like... Read morePublished on August 16, 2011 by bookblogger
I read the description of this book and thought, "Cyberpunk elves? That sounds pretty cool." I was not disappointed. The Other Side of Life is a fun, action-packed, sweet story. Read morePublished on August 10, 2011 by Lynda J. Fries
Another fantastic, fun and thought-provoking read from Jess C. Scott. She's combined several elements seemlessly in one book - fantasy, social commentary, romance, technology,... Read morePublished on August 3, 2011 by Stacey Wallace Benefiel
In the future life is powered by machines and corporations. It's not how hard you work, but how much you have and how beautiful you are that makes the world take notice. Read morePublished on June 30, 2011 by Danielle M. Smith
A mix of fantasy and science fiction (using "old" terms), The Other Side of Life is in "new" sub-genres as well: cyperpunk and urban fantasy, both types which are sweeping through... Read morePublished on June 9, 2011 by Red Haircrow: Author, Activist & More