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Reader's Discretion Advised

...this confuses me. So...it's like tumblr...for books?

Either way, I'm mainly on Goodreads. I do occasionally come here, and also do periodically import my shelves from GR here, but GR is a more sure bet for contacting me.

The Mercenary

The Mercenary - Cornelia Grey This is a difficult book to get into. A very difficult book to get into. I'm not even entirely sure why (although I know why I'm not sure why; it's because it's hard to get into and thus, analyze).

This seems like it'd be a great epic, but it's kind of meh. The pacing doesn't seem quite right, except then you look again and realize many many pages passed in a blur as your eyes glazed over because the beginning, for whatever reason, was so inscrutable.

It also seems to end rather abruptly. There really isn't a wind-down after the main action.

I don't quite feel the romance between the two characters, and that throws the entire thing off, as it is rather critical in this story's appeal.