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Review: Princess Dracula [vampires]

Princess DraculaPrincess Dracula by John Patrick Kennedy
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

It's a really good story once you squeeze past the intro. I'm not sure that's really relevant though. The "hint of next book" at the end seems a bit overblown, and I'm not sure if it will matter or not. I wasn't interested enough to pursue it. The whole rabbits and squirrels thing was way overemphasized. I really wanted to see her go full vamp and clean out a village. Alas...

So, 4 stars? Yeah, it was a good enough story for me. YMMV.


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Children of Atlas by Dustin Porta
My rating: 2 of 5 stars

To me it seemed very convoluted and disjointed. I started skimming ahead looking for something to like. The protagonist seemed likable enough to start, but soon the empathy failed and there turned out to be multiple protagonist lines and eventually I started hoping everyone would just die. Sorry about that.

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