Daily Archives October 22, 2012

Book Review: The War Gate, by Chris Stevenson

There are so many things about this book that I enjoyed and so many things about this book that annoyed. Just to jump to what you want to know: Is the book worth reading? Yes, read it. It definitely held my attention.

That said, there were some things about this book I didn’t enjoy, and I’m going to start with that, so I can leave you with the good stuff.

First, the names bugged me. Labrador? Brings to mind the dog, no matter how much I try for it not to, and it distracted me throughout the novel, and to make it worse, the author used her full name frequently (especially in the beginning), so I was constantly reminded of it.

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