Sunday, February 21, 2010

2010 book 53

Anne Ursu's The Shadow Thieves
Sub-par middle-grade fantasy where, yet again, the Greek gods are real, and two cousins have to stop a plot by a bad guy to overthrow the underworld. Honestly, the only reason I finished was that there was a really awesome cat character. Otherwise it lacked in terms of plot and narrative tension, and the human characters were fairly one-dimensional. C.

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