The story seems a little disjointed at times; I didn't always understand what was supposed to be happening.
Block's use of language and expression creates an incredibly beautiful, yet haunting universe for her characters to mingle in.
It seemed a little out of her normal range, but I don't think it's fair to fault an author for branching out.
This book about a lonely vampire was a little different from most of Ms. Block's other work in that it had a very straightforward storyline and spent comparatively little time... Read morePublished 21 days ago by Swank Ivy
This book is amazing. The condition that it was in, immaculate. I am very, very pleased with it. Money well spent. Read morePublished on May 29, 2012 by HarlotSlaughter
First and foremost, this is NOT another vampire novel. This is a love story, through a century of fashion, music, architecture, friendships and losses. Read morePublished on December 23, 2011 by E. Kristin Anderson
This book was a deliciously sad gothic tale of loss, love, power and friendship, all seen through the eyes of Charlotte Emerson, a vampire. Read morePublished on April 8, 2011 by Mystrez
It's hard to summarize Pretty Dead too much because not only is it short (208 pages) but much of what's in the summaries published on a lot of book sites, doesn't happen until the... Read morePublished on March 19, 2011 by Book Sp(l)ot Reviews
Charlotte Emerson seems to have it all. She has designer clothes, a gigantic mansion in LA, and more money than she could use in a lifetime. Read morePublished on January 8, 2011 by titania86
When you first pick up Pretty Dead, and read the description on the back of the book, it sounds totally enticing. When you start reading it, it is so much more. Read morePublished on September 12, 2010 by Erica
I enjoyed this book, it was a quick and easy read. However.. after I finished reading it I had no feelings about it. Read morePublished on May 20, 2010 by S. J. Waldemarsen
If you like FLB's books, then you'll like this book. Yes, it is short, but so are many of her other books. Read morePublished on April 18, 2010 by J. Aragon