The Rest Is Illusion
Publish date: September 29th 2006
Pages no: 192
Edition language: English
Series: Valley Books
I almost don't want to give this a star rating at all, seems unfair, because I really just don't know how I feel about it. Hence, settling on a 3. To be honest this got a little slow and overly flowery/deep for me once the 'magic' set in. All of a sudden all these kids are philosophers. And alth...
This is story of 5 college students and more. Love and hate, companionship and loneliness, honesty and deceit, life and death... Story has magical feeling, a touch of another world and beings but that doesn't reduce believability of the story, strangely it only adds to it more feeling of reality. ...
"Wow. I don't even know where to start. This excellent novel is about a group of college students who are all, without necessarily knowing it, poised at the brink of transformation. It's thoughtful, spiritual, ultimately hopeful, and worth savoring; I'm very glad to have read it."