I haven't been able to get this story out of my head, it was really a very good story.
I am very picky about what I read but the writing is good and the setting and plot drew me in and I finished the book in a few days.
I usually don't read this type of fiction, but my teen daughter read it and loved it so much I had to read it.
I enjoyed this book overall--it was original, and the main character and world was intriguing. It was nice to have a main character who was a person of color, as were many of the... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Desert Mambo
Completely different take on the whole magic world. I like the creativity and originality of this book. I definitely will read the next one in the series.Published 10 months ago by Amazon Customer
I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book. The storytelling is very well done, the characters are nicely built and the morality is very convincing (e.g. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Vince
I haven't been able to get this story out of my head, it was really a very good story. Sadly there doesn't seem to be any continuation of the series. I would read it.Published on March 23, 2013 by Janelle
I enjoyed this novel, and found the imagery and scenery very engaging. However, many of the characters lacked an individualizing voice, and without "x-ray" to refer to, when the... Read morePublished on December 27, 2012 by Madeleine R. Myers
Not the usual scifi / fantasy novel, this book is a journey for the soul. Thought provoking and strange, seeming almost historical at times. Read morePublished on December 19, 2012 by patiscynical
It's been a while since I read Racing the Dark but I can remember how much I loved this series. Alaya Dawn Johnson is a masterful storyteller and you would never guess that this... Read morePublished on November 29, 2012 by Jamie Pinson
This is my second experience with Johnson's work, the first being "Moonshine" which I felt was fun, but pretty typical of what is being written in the urban fantasy genre right... Read morePublished on July 10, 2010 by Nemo