Thursday, 7 February 2013

Holly has it all. She’s very beautiful and has a great job as an estate agent in the family business. It’s a job she is good at and actually enjoys. She lives in a lovely apartment with a gorgeous boyfriend who is making it big in the computer industry. She has a lovely and affluent family and a new luxurious lifestyle on the horizon. What more could a girl ask for?
However, Holly’s life is about to be turned upside down whenever she visits a house in Bisley Rise. Holly experiences something utterly terrifying that leaves her questioning her own sanity! Holly has always known she had an ‘intuitive gene’ and could sense things that no-one else could. She’s inherited this from her father and grandmother. Previously able to put this sixth sense to the back of her mind and her life, Holly now finds that her ‘gift’ is determined to re-emerge even more heightened that before! Holly constantly feels she is being watched by some unseen forces and has some frightening experiences. Experiences that leave her shaken, fearful and uncertain about her future.
Will Holly’s rediscovered gift alter the course of her destiny? Will those she loves be understanding and supportive or encourage her to hide her abilities? Support, love and guidance come in unexpected forms for Holly and she must determine whether the life she has been leading really is her true destiny. Is her fate to be determined by her or other forces?
I absolutely adored Linn B Halton’s new book. The characters were well developed and it was interesting to see Holly evolve throughout the book. Some of the situations Holly finds herself in are pretty spine-tingling and on occasion I could feel the hairs on the back of my neck prickle! This is a well-thought out and extremely clever plot with a twist that the reader will not expect! A perfect read for those dark winter nights! For those interested in the paranormal this is the book for you. Whilst the subject matter focuses on psychic abilities, it is a story of mysteries and twists and turns that leaves the reader fearful for Holly and desperate to find out where her life is going!  It’s a book that’s hard to put down. Written from Holly’s viewpoint, it offers an interesting take on the ethical difficulties faced by those with a ‘gift.’ It is a book that won’t disappoint!
*Pop back to the blog tomorrow for a chance to find out all about Linn B Halton and win an e-copy of Never Alone!*

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12 Responses so far.

  1. Lovely review JB, thanks so much! It's strange that basing a story on true psychic experiences is 'hairs on the back of your neck' scary. I think it's because so many have had experiences of 'strange things' and it strikes a chord. Some things are unexplainable because they are meant to be, but I did have fun with this story! Lxx

  2. Fabulous review, huge congrats to Linna and thanks to JB for her detailed, wonderful thoughts. Linn must be over the moon! Rock on, Ladies! XX

  3. Excellent review of a great book. I echo your thoughts entirely,JB.

  4. I felt the same - didn't want to put it down. I wanted to know how Holly was going to resolve her situation. The author kept me hanging in there till the end.

  5. What a fab review, you must be very proud Linn.

    Thank you for a great review.


  6. A whole new genre is being laid out in front of me. My iPad is filling up. :) Well done Linn and thank you JB.

  7. Patricia says:

    Thanks for this excellent review, JB! I've already add this "must read" to my TBR pile!

  8. Sheryl says:

    Another excellent review! Well done, Linn and JB! :) xx

  9. Fabulous review - this book is my next read. Thanks JB!

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  11. Thank you everyone for dropping by - JB is such a supportive reviewer and blogger. I am always amazed at the time investment and the clearly JB loves reading books every bit as much as we love writing them! Lxx

  12. Thank you Linn for writing such a great book! I love being involved with such inspiring writers who offer me just as much support. x

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