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The Turning by Jennifer Armintrout
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May 19, 2008

did not like it
bookshelves: urban-fantasy, horror, did-not-finish, didn-t-like-much

I read the first 80 pages of this book then gave up. The vampires in this story are often very evil, so there's a significant vein of horror in the book that doesn't appeal to me. The set-up is just depressing - a medical resident is turned into a vampire by accidentally ingesting vampire blood during an attack, and discovers that if she doesn't join the society for the voluntary extinction of vampires, they will put her down like a rabid dog. I don't see any light at the end of this tunnel, and I prefer happy endings, not the dread I feel reading this one. I've got too many books on my to-read shelve to bother with one like this.

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