As most of you would know, especially if you have been following me on Instagram, I ❤️ the All Souls Trilogy by Deborah Harkness. I adored A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night was amazing, but with The Book of Life... it has always been the problem child. So when I finished rereading The Book of Life (BoL) last night, my mind just wouldn't stop trying to figure out what the deal is with that book. Why is it that I don't love this book when I find the first two absolutely amazeballs?
Then this morning it hit me. It's all those darned loose threads that are just dangling, unfulfilled and tantalizing in their promise. Still not convinced? Then let me elucidate . . .