Peter Kazmaier's Reviews > Sky Ghosts: The Night Before

Sky Ghosts by Alexandra Engellmann
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really liked it
bookshelves: 2016-read, e-book, fantasy, indie, own

Sky Ghosts are superhuman freedom fighters that clandestinely fight renegades of their kind (beasts) in order to protect the innocents, that is the rest of us, from the beast's depredations. Sky Ghosts: The Night Before, like the sequel is filled with non-stop action, martial arts and blade combat interspersed with gallows humor. I enjoy that and I find Alexandra Engellmann handles the action scenes very well.

This novella (my e-book was 40 pages) is easy to read at one sitting and will let you know if you want to go on to the much more substantial Sky Ghosts: All for One.

As I understand it, from Alexandra Engellmann's biography, english is not her first language. I would not know that from the quality of the writing. Indeed, I had a few complaints about word construction and unexpected point of view changes in my review of Sky Ghosts: All for One, but I find these little grammatical intrusions have disappeared in this later work.
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Reading Progress

August 5, 2016 – Started Reading
August 5, 2016 – Shelved
August 5, 2016 – Shelved as: 2016-read
August 5, 2016 – Shelved as: e-book
August 5, 2016 – Shelved as: fantasy
August 5, 2016 – Shelved as: indie
August 5, 2016 – Shelved as: own
August 6, 2016 – Finished Reading
August 9, 2016 – Shelved as: to-read

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