I really wanted to love this book as I adored The Parasol Protectorate series, however I was left disappointed. The story was a little dull and was fi..Show More »lled with pointless prattle, and I found the character of Rue a little arrogant and unpleasant, the epitome of a spoilt brat, and not what I was expecting at all. A real shame as I had been looking forward to this book for ages.
if you enjoy the other Gail Carriger bond, then you will enjoy this. those not familiar with the parasol protectorate series may struggle to understan..Show More »d the storyline and done of why certain things are happening.
the leghorns by Moira Quirk is, as always, fantastic and her strong push brush ascent helps in making this series sound great.
the story is a bit of a gap covering story i think. great for people who enjoy the series as it tires quite a few loose ends while at the same time starting some great new possible storylines but it is very much an in series book.