To be fair I liked this book, I just felt it was a repeat of the first in the series. So a=many of the same elements that happened in the first book. ..Show More »Really, your boyfriend and BFF are both acting out of character, and you didn't think it was a spell right off?
I like Larue, most of the time. She just has this whole mopey thing that gets tired. For somebody who has the ability to see ghosts her whole life, she doesn't know very much about out them. She has some great moments, but it is hard to get past the immature dialogue and her flighty actions.
My liking of the first book is what kept me reading long after I was bored to tears. I might go on to the next book in the series, but if it is rehashing the same plot, I will be done with this ghoul!
I listened to the audiobook narrated by Elizabeth Klett, who does a fantastic job. She has a great tone that transcends the youthful dialogue. Had she not kept the maturity in her read, this could have been a very different review. Her pace is terrific, just swift enough to keep the story moving when it lagged. Her voices were great, she didn't try to butch it up for the men but she did give them a masculine touch. I will definitely be looking for more of her reads!
Overall, I have wanted to love these reads but end up underwhelmed. They have such fun covers and engaging blurbs.
Disclosure – I received this audiobook in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts opinions and ratings are my own.
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I've grown quite fond of Larue's sarcasm and the shenanigans that the ghosts get into. An easy fun read. The characters are developed nicely so you st..Show More »art rooting for them! I can't wait to hear the next!