Book Review: Touch of Darkness

Title: Touch of Darkness (Scythe of Darkness 0.5)

Author: Dawn Husted

Link: https://www.amazon.com/Touch-Darkness-Urban-Fantasy-Scythe-ebook/dp/B074WHGMLM/

 

 

Summary

A boy with a curse. A controlling family. Supernatural ties that won’t be broken.
Born with fire-like hands, Thanatos can’t touch anyone without causing immense pain. Loathing himself and his horrid family, he runs away to New York City. The best place to hide is in a sea of strangers.
Lonely and vying for connection, he befriends an ordinary girl. But if he thinks his beastly family will relinquish easily, he’s wrong. Dead wrong. Thanatos must be careful, or the darkness he’s hiding from will find him.
Touch of Darkness is a FREE short-story prequel to Scythe of Darkness. If you like sexy heroes, mythical twists, and throbbing suspense, you’ll love Dawn Husted’s riveting, urban fantasy.
Read Touch of Darkness today for a book you can’t put down!

*A #1 Amazon Kindle Best Seller for Kindle Short Reads Teen & Young Adult

 

 

My review

~I received a free copy for my honest review~

3/5 Stars

Definitely action-packed and intense, this short prequel to Dawn Husted’s series held my interest, however, I felt as if it might have moved too quickly. I think it could’ve benefited from some more character development because I felt as I couldn’t really connect to any of them. However, I’ll be reading more in the series because Miss Husted has intrigued me into seeing where Thanatos and Molly’s story will go.

Published by Author Kayla Krantz

Proud author responsible for Dead by Morning and The Council, fascinated by the dark and macabre. Stephen King is her all time inspiration mixed in with a little bit of Eminem and some faint remnants of the works of Edgar Allen Poe. When she began writing, she started in horror but it somehow drifted into thriller. She loves the 1988 movie Heathers. She was born and raised in Michigan but traveled across the country to where she currently resides in Texas.

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