This book was painfully awful. It’s the first book I’ve ever thrown away from me in disgust and frustration. Everything coalesces to form a deeply unpleasant reading experience, from the weak plot to the one-dimensional characters.
Beginning with the plot, the way the author chooses to handle the prologue is truly the most telling thing. What should have been at least the first third of the novel is compressed into a mere seventeen pages. That is because