Superb review of The Black Lake on Goodreads – compared to John Wyndham

Review of The Black Lake by Ade Couper via Goodreads

I caught this via a mention onTwitter about my novel The Black Lake. A reader compared this work to John Wyndham. Very pleased!

.

ADE COUPER WROTE:

This is short, but nonetheless very good.

“The Black Lake” is the story of an expedition to a remote Scottish Island to study unusual weather events, 10 years after a catastrophe known as Yellow Dawn has seriously weakened humanity. However, disturbing legends haunt this island….

This is well-written, parts of the descriptive prose reminding me of John Wyndham. David J Rodger also comes up with some lovely turns of phrase, such as “The absence of sound was deafening.” Quint-the main character- is well-defined,& his reactions to situations completely out of his experience is believable. I liked the touched of Lovecraftian lore which permeate this story too.

This is the 1st book of David J Rodger that I’ve read, but I doubt it will be the last.

Worthy of your attention.

# # #

SOURCE: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17873606-the-black-lake?from_search=true
.

BUY THE BLACK LAKE TODAY

The Black Lake a post-apocalyptic horror story by British sci-fi dark fantasy author David J Rodger

Available in paperback or Kindle

.

BUY > paperback from Amazon: US ($), UK (£), DE (Euro)
BUY > paperback : from LULU

BUY > kindle: US ($), UK (£), DE (Euro)

,.

.

.

.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s