Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Hidden Faults” as Want to Read:
Hidden Faults
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Hidden Faults (The Pindone Files AU #2)

by
3.76  ·  Rating Details  ·  72 Ratings  ·  10 Reviews
In a world where paranormals are persecuted, medical researcher Jodimai hon Belwin works to find a 'cure' for paranormality so 'paras' can lead normal lives again. His society is dominated by religious bigotry as much as paranoia over paranomal abilities, so he struggles to keep his homosexuality secret for the sake of his family and his career. But unbeknownst to him, he ...more
ebook, 265 pages
Published July 5th 2011 by Ann Somerville (first published July 4th 2011)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Hidden Faults, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Hidden Faults

Hot Head by Damon SuedeBear, Otter, and the Kid by T.J. KluneThe Locker Room by Amy LaneDivide & Conquer by Madeleine UrbanBetween Sinners and Saints by Marie Sexton
Best M/M Romance Published in 2011
258th out of 506 books — 1,017 voters
Captive Prince by C.S. PacatCaptive Prince by C.S. PacatCut & Run by Madeleine UrbanZero at the Bone by Jane SevilleShattered Glass by Dani Alexander
Best M/M With An Actual Story
187th out of 636 books — 442 voters


More lists with this book...

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 206)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
C.S.
Aug 03, 2011 C.S. rated it really liked it
Shelves: fantasy, gay
Hidden Faults is written with the same skill and attention to detail of Somerville's previous novels. I wondered whether it's an alternative view of the earlier Pindone novels, or just takes place a long time after those stories, when society's attitude toward paranormal abilities has evolved into open hostility. The change is quite extreme and disturbing, but it's not something that would bother new readers.

What kept me from giving this novel five stars was the prison plotline. I wish the auth
...more
Penelope Frost
Feb 20, 2012 Penelope Frost rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I love the way Ann Somerville tells her stories and I also really enjoyed reading this. But I'm retracting a star because of the jump in time near the end. I was so into the story and wanted to know what happened next faster than I could read, so I got really disappointed when that sudden "jump" in time came. I feel like Somerville cut corners by doing that and it almost dropped the story on the floor for me. I would really have loved to have read the changes "upclose" instead of getting it told ...more
Heather K (dentist in my spare time)
Another free one!

Use code KN24F to buy Hidden Faults by Ann Somerville for free from Smashwords until June 28th 2013

https://www.smashwords.com/books/view...
Dumbledore11214
Jul 06, 2011 Dumbledore11214 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fantasy, gay-romance
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here.
Mandy Beyers
I have loved all of the books by Ms. Somerville set on Perriter, a world like ours except that some people have a gene that causes a combination of paranormal powers and infertility. This one is the second of two set in a country and time where the paranormals are feared - forced to register, be tattooed, drugged so that their powers cannot manifest and often jailed. The MC in this one is a doctor trying to find a medicine to make the paranormal powers go away when his own suddenly end up manife ...more
Micha
Dec 19, 2014 Micha rated it it was ok
I like this story as I do other Ann Somerville books. Personally, though, Jodi's a little bitch for most of the book and made finishing a struggle. For a doctor and a scientist he's just unbelievably dense.
Kristy Maitz
Feb 22, 2012 Kristy Maitz rated it liked it
Something is really wrong with that plot. I did not like the story.

Main character is Jodi and he comes together with Kir. Jodi's life turns upside down to many time to be normal at the end. And while we get happy ending there relationship is like walking on ice and fire. First one is complicating then another one is complicating. There relationship is written to strange and the whole book is so .......

I just feel something is wrong with the plot. If someone figures it out please do let me know.
...more
Michael Joseph
Jul 21, 2013 Michael Joseph rated it really liked it
Shelves: gay-speculative
My review of Hidden Faults can be found on my web site.
Jon
Oct 14, 2013 Jon rated it really liked it
Shelves: fantasy
Very good up until the last two chapters, which wind everything up in a sort of Readers Digest summary of 18 months of plot.
Jeri
Jul 06, 2011 Jeri rated it really liked it
4.5
Holly Roberts
Holly Roberts marked it as to-read
May 16, 2016
Sara
Sara rated it liked it
Mar 26, 2016
Vaileronis
Vaileronis rated it it was amazing
Mar 19, 2016
Geo Zadomin
Geo Zadomin rated it liked it
Mar 09, 2016
Cil
Cil marked it as to-read
May 22, 2016
Richard
Richard marked it as to-read
Dec 01, 2015
Karen
Karen added it
Apr 25, 2016
Michelle
Michelle rated it it was ok
Oct 16, 2015
AndyB
AndyB rated it really liked it
Aug 22, 2015
Kimsandara
Kimsandara marked it as to-read
May 01, 2015
Alex
Alex rated it liked it
Jun 05, 2015
Rhya Snape
Rhya Snape marked it as to-read
Feb 20, 2015
Dianna
Dianna added it
Jan 06, 2015
Autumn
Autumn marked it as to-read
Sep 28, 2014
Anna
Anna rated it it was amazing
Sep 12, 2014
Caslonc
Caslonc marked it as to-read
Sep 03, 2014
Len
Len marked it as to-read
Sep 01, 2014
Tammy Maggard
Tammy Maggard marked it as to-read
Sep 01, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • A Hidden Magic (Sentinels #1)
  • Tatterdemalion (Foundations of Magic, #1)
  • Guardian (Aisling, #1)
  • Black Blades (Rifter #3)
  • Dead to the World (Water Lovers of Sirilon #3)
  • Raven and the Wolf (Eyrder Saga, #1)
  • Cethe
  • Stasis (Ennek, #1)
  • All Souls Pass
  • Ash and Echoes (Blessed Epoch, #1)
  • The Lodestar of Ys
  • Kiss the Rain (Jewel Bonds, #2)
  • Father of Dragons (Ballot's Keep, #1)
  • Hunter of Demons (Spectr, #1)
  • The Gift
  • The Adorned
  • Saving Liam
  • The God Eaters
1141422
Ann Somerville grew up in one of Australia’s prettiest small cities. In 1989, she left Australia with a BA and a burning ambition to see more of the world and its people, and to discover this ‘culture’ thing people kept telling her about. In 2006, she returned home to Southeast Queensland with two more degrees (this time in science and IT), an English husband and a staggering case of homesickness, ...more
More about Ann Somerville...

Other Books in the Series

The Pindone Files AU (3 books)
  • A Peace Within
  • Walk A Lonesome Road

Share This Book



No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »