Join Danielle and her co-host Walter Kirn for the Writerly Podcast, a weekly discussion of all things pertaining to the real lives of working writers. Download the. Or at least that’s the alarming state of affairs at the heart of Danielle Trussoni’s best-selling novel, “Angelology.” Called Nephilim, these. Note: There are some very small spoilers for Book One (plus a whited-out section with a bigger, but not the biggest spoiler), and no spoilers for.

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This story is no fairy tale in body or ending, nor is the plot angeloplis or obvious in the page turning. Verlaine thinks he’s in love with her and wants to go to the end of the earth to find her; yet, when he does, at the end of the book, he completely changes his mind – I’m trying to avoid spoilers here – again, why, we have no idea.

Book 16 in View all 16 comments. While trying to rescue her, Verlaine discovers a bunch of stuff.

Angelopolis (Angel , book 2) by Danielle Trussoni

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Well researched and thought out, Danielle Trussoni had taken the apocryphal ideas of the Watchers and the Nephilim from the Bible and the Book of Enoch and turned it into a brilliant fictional account of a girl who wasn’t what she thought she was. Now that I’ve read the excerpt, I’m all worked up about it again. They were the heroes of old, men of renown.

This is an age old fight that only appears to be heating up.


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The FortressTrussoni’s second memoir, tells the story of her move to a medieval fortress in the village of Aubais in the Languedoc region of the south of France with her husband. This site uses cookies. The Fourteenth Letter Claire Evans. I like the over all concept of the world Trussoni created – it’s not your typical take on this type of story.

Entertainment Weekly chose it as a must read book of Fall If there’s another book, I’ll probably read it just to see what happens. The sequel picked up ten years after the events in Angelology but covered little of what seemed like the interesting action that took place during that period.

Interesting lectures, yes, but it left little room for the characters to develop, grow or reveal meaningful relationships. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: A messy, ambitious novel that manages to be both page-turning without ever really absorbing you in the story.

I cannot wait to get my hands on this one!

Jesus and associated ethics of love and morality generally do not play a role in these two books. Materialism and science have banished them to nonexistence, a sphere as indeterminate as purgatory.

Since then he’s become an angelologist under the tutelage of Bruno. Verlaine knows he’s in love with Evangeline, and through everything else going on around him, he knows he has to find her and save her.

Together their stories diverge, intersect, and intertwine to weave a tale of bittersweet sorrow and prodigious thrill. What would happen, do you suppose, if the material existence of angels could be verified? As one of the angelologists explains in a clever implied repost to positivists:.



Trussoin spends an incredible number of pages angelopklis to what each type of angel looks like, and what they do. I expected one book not 3.

I found the Lucien line fascinating. There was little reminiscent here of the lush prose and interesting characters of the first book.

Danielle Trussoni

A free copy showed up in my mailbox to review. Mar 08, Amy Lignor rated it it was amazing. Other books in the series. It has been three years since we last saw our heroine, but in just these few short pages it was magical to see the difference and of how much she appeared to have grown – and of course, I was left feeling desperate to know more It’s like Trussoni swallowed a load of trussobi books and regurgitated them with added angels.

As it was, it felt very rushed in the end, like she just ran out of steam and wanted to cut it short as soon as possible. Why would Michael or God for that matter allow all the other horrible things in earthy history many of trussoni, according to these books, were carried out or caused to be carried out by Nephilim to happen without intervention, but will come down for an instant rescue in response to a witchcraft-like ritual?

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