Vampire Hunter D Volume 06: Pilgrimage of the Sacred and the Profane (Vampire Hunter D #6)
Granny Viper: "..the sand sort of welled up out there and was making a beeline for you, so I put a round into it. What the hell was that thing, anyway?"...more
D: "A shark."
Granny Viper: "Huh?!"
Lance: "You were standing there stock-still the whole time, so I figured you were up to something, and then all of a sudden you pulled out your sword and Whap! What on earth did you lay into?"
D: "A shark."
D: "You mean to say you didn't see it?"
Star Rating: 3.5, Borrow it.
Self purchase for kindle.
Im having a hard time with a rating for this. I guess Im going with a 3.5 because of things I mention below. Im still unsure of this rating but I have to rate it something.
Originality: I hate to say it but this book is pretty low on originality. All of the plot devices have been used before 100 times so nothing earth moving here.
Plot/Storyline: For the most part, I find the story really good. However in the middle of the book, I f...more
The author hits another one out of the ballpark with this book, Volume Six of the not-near-as-popular in-America-as-it-should-be Vampire Hunter D series. I liked this one as much as the first and second, which currently tie as my favorites so far. Action, suspense, twists, this one has it all!
He wrote this one really well, and that’s a tall order when you’re dealing with a character that we know by now is nearly invincible, has unearthly beauty that no one can resist, etc… There stil ...more
What can I say without spoiling the book too much??? This time our extremely good looking dark hero D. As a Mission to go across the hot and deadly dessert to do whatever business. In a bar he meets Granny Viper who is a people finder. And the two Bullow Brothers Bingo and Clay.
At first it is unclear what D's Mission is. Granny pushes him to go along w ...more
He is accompanied by Kikuchi's staple "guys with cool abilities" and the abilities they have are definitely interesting. I really like how the other people traveling with D are ready to betray him at any time, but need his help to cross the desert, while D is completely unconcerned and acts as tho ...more