No. There are horrible murders, Jane learns she isn’t any more popular in the supernatural world than she is in Rocabill and Ryu might have his own agenda. This is an enjoyable read that falters slightly toward the end. This is calculating candyfloss, I will read book two.
“The most beautiful blue eyes I’d ever seen in my entire life. They were like my sea during a storm or the sky on a summer’s day. Or Nan’s toilets when she’d used those cistern deodorizing-tablet jobbies-”
“There’s a hillbilly bar an hour from here that I enjoy terrorizing.”
“We could compromise and chase her around the compound. She doesn’t look very fast, but we could give her a head start."
“I feel just like Julia Roberts. Only without the hooker aspect.”
Emma Bannon spends the majority of the novel throwing tantrums, having a strop and causing scenes. - half the problems in this novel could have been avoided if not for her and her perpetual sulking. Stuff is set up for a third adventure, which I may look for but this tale just did not enthral.
“The streets are full of coughing, and people collapsing in the road - even respectable people.”