In a post-apocalyptic world inhabited by mystical spirits, a human sacrifice ritual goes wrong and a young woman named Seycia must navigate the dangers of the Underworld to protect the family she left behind from beyond the grave.
Farley does a great job of developing his characters in just the first two chapters. I'm already invested in them and curious of their fate as they investigate a gruesome death.
Tragedy swallows an idyllic small town when a boy is found dead atop the local lighthouse. While hunting for his killer, a young detective who harbors her own destructive secret discovers a threat that could unravel the very fabric of reality.
Some stories, like BOAT, are written well enough that you forget you're reading--you're simply lost in the story. My favorite line: "...he knew fear had the tighter grip. It had him, too, he just couldn’t let her know it." I'm ready for the whole book!
Flintlock epic fantasy that’s a bit dark without going all grimdark. A condemned witch and a traumatized soldier are caught between dead gods who want to murder their parents and a living sword with dreams of genocide.