Although Ms. Mina is evolving to be slightly less bleak, this is still harsh stuff. I continue to follow her because she's unfailingly original, with..Show More » non-stock characters, and a sly, sharp-edged humor. Her characters are not simple, and their decisions are not simple. Much of the action is unexpected, yet rings true.
AUDIO: Although the reader has little range, you can distinguish easily between characters. She's a good actress, and has a beautiful voice.