An urban fantasy based on Norse mythology, set in
and featuring a knockout godling/Valryrie, this book was quite
Ms. Krinard provides one of my favorite protagonists, a butt kicking female! I enjoy seeing more books that feature strong, intelligent, tenacious female protagonists. Mist qualifies on all counts. The setting in
San Francisco seems a bit tongue in cheek due to the
infamous San Francisco
acceptance of all things different. The
premise is that only in San Francisco
could you have mythological characters moving about and receiving no undue attention from populace or
There are tortured characters, heroic teens, a motorcycle gang and plenty of nefarious villains. Treachery and violent dishonesty is brought to life in Loki's character. The stage is for a sequel.
I recommend the book.
Web Site: http://susankrinard.com/books/mist/
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