Prison of Lies (Leftover Girl Book 3)
After Secrets Return, Jes Delaney is whisked away to a compound hiding those who plan a revolution. Between learning about Golvern and her real family, Jes unlocks more power than she ever imagined.When she realizes her protection has become a prison and tries to escape, Jes discovers just how far her parents will go to keep her.
As their grip tightens, Jes manages to break free and flees to Credence. Powerless and on the run, she's saved by a group claiming to be the real Lucha Noir. Reunited with Chase and Pade, Jes is shocked to learn their leader is also the man who haunts her dreams. Only remembering what happened twelve years ago could free her, but will Jes learn the truth before she makes a choice she can't take back?
Book #3 of 5 in the Leftover Girl Series
Plot/Idea: 10 out of 10
Originality: 9 out of 10
Prose: 8 out of 10
Character/Execution: 10 out of 10
Overall: 9.25 out of 10
Plot: This novel is expertly plotted. The story moves along at a good pace and will engage readers.
Prose: The prose here is inconsistent—some passages are very strong, while others fail to live up to the same high standard.
Originality: An original take on a traditional story. While some elements will be familiar to readers, the writing is fresh enough to elevate the plot—in part, because of the strong characters.
Character Development: This novel features very well rendered characters. They are the best part of this book. Jes Delaney is a sympathetic protagonist.
Date Submitted: April 08, 2018