Publish date: October 30th 2012
Pages no: 435
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Mystery Thriller
Series: Secrets of the Eternal Rose (#1)
A bit of cover lust got my attention for this one, plus YA murder mystery in Renaissance Venice? A must have. The first 150 pages or so were quite good, intriguing. The mystery was fairly compelling, even if the main character did make me roll my eyes a lot. I just didn't like her. By the middle o...
Great book, but I didn't like the ending.-review to come-
It took me a long time - more than half way through the novel - to really get into Venom, and there was a time when I contemplated not finishing it. Something about Cassandra and her predicament refused to click with me, and I couldn't see the so-called romance between her and Falco as anything but ...
Short and Sweet: Venom is definitely one of those books I thought I would like much better than I did. It wasn't a bad story, just not a very compelling one at times. I didn't feel drawn into the story until I was halfway into it. Although, it was beautifully written, it just didn't blow me away.To ...
This review can also be found hereThe premise of this book sounded like something I would really enjoy. Secrets and murder in Renaissance Venice? That sounds cool right? Unfortunately, I really didn't like it. I had to force myself just to keep reading since it didn't hold my interest and the charac...