In this sequel to the bestselling fantasy thriller, Angelfall, the survivors of the angel apocalypse begin to scrape back together what's left of the modern world. When a group of people capture Penryn's sister Paige, thinking she's a monster, the situation ends in a massacre. Paige disappears.... show more
In this sequel to the bestselling fantasy thriller, Angelfall, the survivors of the angel apocalypse begin to scrape back together what's left of the modern world. When a group of people capture Penryn's sister Paige, thinking she's a monster, the situation ends in a massacre. Paige disappears. Humans are terrified. Mom is heartbroken. Penryn drives through the streets of San Francisco looking for Paige. Why are the streets so empty? Where is everybody? Her search leads her into the heart of the angels' secret plans, where she catches a glimpse of their motivations, and learns the horrifying extent to which the angels are willing to go. Meanwhile, Raffe hunts for his wings. Without them, he can't rejoin the angels, can't take his rightful place as one of their leaders. When faced with recapturing his wings or helping Penryn survive, which will he choose?
Publish date: November 19th 2013
Pages no: 314
Edition language: English
Series: Penryn & the End of Days (#2)
I read the first book around 5 years ago and loved it. Having read this, I know why it took me 5 years to pick up the sequel. This had a lot to live up to and I was disappointed.I thought the start was slow and it took me a long time to get into this. It did pick up about 2/3 of the way through, but...
Penryn is still dealing with the fact that her mother is unstable, that her sister Paige is messed up by the angels and that Raffe has left her to hunt for his wings and that everything is complicated. The world is messed up, the angels and demons have plans that are going to make things way to mes...
⭐5 stars⭐"I'm gonna be sick," I said"I'm ordering you not to," says Obi."Ah, don't say that," says Dee-Dum. "She's a born rebel. She'll puke just to make a point."P.S.Pooky Bear is love 🖤
This book suffers from a mild case of Second Book Syndrome. The first act hasn't got much of a plot beyond "everyone tries not to die while they process the ramifications of what happened in book one." When the plot does show up, it's remarkably similar to Angelfall's plot: Penryn searches for her...
I like this book better than the first book in the series. It shows how strong Penryn is and how much she loves her family no matter what happens. One of my favorite things in this series is how slow the romance is. Most YA books out there contain couples that fall in love at first sight, but thi...