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Book Review: Laurell K. Hamilton’s Crimson Death

Book Review: Laurell K. Hamilton’s Crimson Death

Twenty-fifth in the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter erotic paranormal fantasy series and revolving around Anita and her harem based in St. Louis, Missouri. If you’re interested, there is a chronological listing of the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter books on my website. I actually bumped this up to a “2” because some of the overall plotline does get some boosts. My Take Oh. My. God. Pick this one up ONLY if you want excellent examples of tell and info dumps. Crimson Death is LOADED, and I do mean loaded, with the info dumping. Over half the damned story is either info dump or the core cast whining on about their therapy issues. Huh. It only takes 29% of the book to finally get to Ireland and another 39% before we finally start some real action — that’s some 489 pages into this 720-page book. Quite tedious. Part of that info-dumping is Anita being so incredibly stupid, ignorant, and deliberately obtuse. LOL, she keeps saying that the Irish vampires can’t hurt her because they’ll have the Irish police (who want to protect the vampires) backing them up. When, on God’s green earth, has having law enforcement behind you ever made subduing a […]

Posted January 24, 2017 by Kathy Davie in Book Reviews / 0 Comments