William Thorne was a rebel, a hired assassin for the SOS's greatest rival, before he was taken, tortured, and transformed. Now his mind and soul battles with his body as he becomes less and less human. But the true fight for his humanity will be waged within his heart.
The fifth book in Kristen Callihan's critically acclaimed Darkest London series set in Victorian London will appeal to fans of New York Times bestselling authors Amanda Quick, Gail Carriger and Hannah Howell.
- Due for release 26th Aug by Little, Brown Book Group (UK)
- ISBN: 9780349406084
As Will battles against the metal/mechanical and to maintain his sanity, Holly is fighting against her own personal demons. Her life is in danger and everybody seems out to get her. They end up agreeing to work together to solve their problems...
A lot happens in Evernight and I was a little confused as to the back story and lore. There's the powerful Adam and the demons, then the fae Queen Mab (I can't say any more without posting spoilers).
My only complaint was the ending (yes I'm aware I seem to be saying this a lot recently). The ending was a little abrupt but it did allow for a good build up for the next instalment in the series...