SOME SECRETS COME BACK TO HAUNT. OTHERS COME TO KILL. Justine Jones lived her life as a fearful hypochondriac until she was lured into the web of a mysterious mastermind named Packard, who gifts her with extraordinary mental powers—dooming her to fight Midcity’s shadowy war on paranormal crime in... show more
SOME SECRETS COME BACK TO HAUNT. OTHERS COME TO KILL. Justine Jones lived her life as a fearful hypochondriac until she was lured into the web of a mysterious mastermind named Packard, who gifts her with extraordinary mental powers—dooming her to fight Midcity’s shadowy war on paranormal crime in order to find the peace she so desperately craves.But now serial killers with unheard-of skills are terrorizing the most powerful beings in Midcity, including mastermind Packard and his oldest friend and worst enemy, Midcity’s new mayor, who has the ability to bend matter itself to his will. As the body count grows, Justine faces a crisis of conscience as she tests the limits of her new powers and faces an impossible choice between two flawed but brilliant men—one on a journey of redemption, the other descending into a pit of moral depravity.
Publish date: September 28th 2010
Pages no: 326
Edition language: English
Series: The Disillusionists (#2)
Die Trilogie The Disillusionists von Carolyn Crane habe ich vor fast genau einem Jahr begonnen. „Mind Games“ weckte mein Interesse, weil die Idee hinter diesem Urban Fantasy – Roman völlig anders war als alles, was ich bis dato in diesem Genre gelesen hatte und gänzlich ohne Vampire, Werwölfe und Ma...
The ending made me kind of sick to my stomach. To be manipulated into a loving a horrible person. This book is really depressing from beginning to end that I'm going to take a long break before I read any more of this series.
What a gripping read. Great plot twist at the end and I now completely loathe Otto. I wasn't that keen on him to start with, but he has now sunk into my must die a horrible death category. Justine Jones continues to intrigue and delight me. Can't wait to read the final book.
My favorite series in a LONG time!
As promising as I found the first book in this series, this one kind of bored me. I found myself putting it down a lot through the first half of the book, finding their current targets and state of the various relationships kind of meh. Happily it did pick up in the back half and became a lot of fun...