Plot: This novel is well plotted and moves along at a good pace. The use of a priest as the protagonist adds an original element of spirituality to the text.
Prose: The sentences flow well and the language is simple and to the point. There is no overwritten prose to distract readers from the intense story.
Originality: From casting a priest as the protagonist to the intelligent printers, this novel feels fresh and original.
Character Development: Father John Francis McClellan is a well rendered, multi-dimensional character. His development is near perfect and his flaws feel real and make him more human.
Date Submitted: April 05, 2018