Suspense propels the brisk plot, complemented by a sly sense of humor and a breathtaking look at Wyoming.
...the power of this remarkable and beautifully wrought novel is that we remember, in its careful dissection of imperial power, our innate potential for moral courage and companionship.
An entertainment—and an achievement even more than a curiosity, yet another facet of Guthrie’s multiplex talents.
... immensely affecting first novel.
Really glaring are the absence of reasons why Joslyn loves Slade and why he loves her. Heated love scenes have never been Miller’s forte, but this book flattens them to cyphers.
It is an examination of the redemptive power of articulated memory, and it is a masterwork by one of our finest writers working at the top of his form.
A well-rendered neoclassic tale of the Old West, worthy of a place alongside Lonesome Dove and Sea of Grass
While the worldbuilding is thin and frequently nonsensical, this grotesque and bloody construction of a vampire world will appeal to readers who've been craving gore over romance with their vampires.
...Hagy is fast becoming a recognizable author of the American West.
Like pretty well every Leonard novel, it is a delight.
It is a fine debut that thriller readers should enjoy.
Ms. Cather has mastered her craft and delivered a literary masterpiece.