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Nefarious Blood: ...an Orphan's Story of Endurance and Reclamation
by Beth Waite
Waiting thirty years to tell her story in a mesmerizing novel becoming an account of her confession and her defense, Meeka's voice is attention-grabbing as in any psychological thriller. Her story centres on the death of her mother; Meeka now a young child, left alone in the world to raise her troubled sister. The sisters run from their foster home into the streets of ...more
Hardcover, 402 pages
Published February 1st 2012 by America Star Books
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Not sure if I enjoyed this book or not. There were many times I wanted to give up on it as I found some of it rather disturbing. It also seemed very farfetched at times. That all became clear why about three quarters of the way through. Still , it kept my interest throughout. I just kept hoping for this to turn into a victory story of a girl who had lived through so much trauma only to find herself and conquer her demons. It did not however, it had a rather horrific ending instead! Would I ...more