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Estelle: The Scent of Rain and Lightning by Nancy Pickard

The Scent of Rain and Lightning by Nancy Pickard Publisher: Ballantine Books Release Date: May 4, 2010 Pages: 336 Target Audience: Adult/Crime/Thriller How I found out about it: Saw it at Target & added it to my to-read list. Format: Hardcover borrowed from the library. Summary: It’s been over 20 years since Jody’s father was […]

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March 17, 2012 - 10:50 pm

Teena in Toronto - I finished it tonight and wasn’t crazy about it.

February 17, 2012 - 2:14 pm

Estelle - Alexa, so glad you agree with me about the character development. It’s so huge. You want your readers to connect with your characters. Not feel distanced from them. Hope you will give this a try… when you have time. haha. Happy weekend to you!

February 17, 2012 - 1:50 pm

Alexa @ Alexa Loves Books - I absolutely agree. I find that YA books, for the most part, have really good world-building and character development and plot structure. It’s always a pleasure to read a book that meets that criteria.

That having been said, this does sound a bit intriguing. I may check it out… when I’ve got the time to 🙂