- File Size: 834 KB
- Print Length: 439 pages
- Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
- Publication Date: November 20, 2013
- Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
- Language: English
- ASIN: B00A8Q7B62
- Text-to-Speech: Enabled
- Word Wise: Enabled
- Lending: Enabled
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,681,528 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
The Severing Kiss (The Corvus Cycle Book 1) Kindle Edition
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Top Customer Reviews
There was one thing about it that bothered me the most. There was a constant change in perspective, from first-person, second-person, to third-person point-of-views. It should have stayed as one type of narrative, but switches from character to character. There was also weird attempt to integrate an epistolary element into the book as well, which I think, did not make much sense for this type of book. I believe a better effect could have been produced if the author just stuck to one narrative perspective. The author could have stuck to the epistolary style or stuck to one of the narrative POVs.
Overall, it was a great read and I believe, with time, the books that follow will just get better.
I especially like the use of the past to show the reader how the current characters came to be who/what they are. However, I feel the changes in perspectives and style throughout detracts from the flow of the book.
Overall, it was an enjoyable read and I hope to see more from this series.
At once gruesome and beautifully haunting, Larsell's first novel has just the right amount of sex and violence. While not for squeamish readers, these gritty, steamy scenes compliment, rather than distract from the story.
Aside from a few minor editing glitches, this is a powerful work from a new author to watch.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
I could not put it down. The story carried me along and reflects a maturity of writing found in only the best of today's literature.Published on April 5, 2013 by Michael Schilmoeller
A well crafted vampire story with large sexual undertones, DS Larsell keeps you captivated throughout the journey of several lifetimes.Published on March 20, 2013 by groe0074
Engaging characters, excellent atmosphere. A little loose structurally, but that works with the hallucinogenic quality of the plot. Read morePublished on March 4, 2013 by Elleanor Chin
A well written book by a great new author. The pacing is great, and there is always some twist to look forward to.Very excited about the next entries in the series.Published on November 17, 2012 by Jeremy Henderson