Laerka is Southern Gothic tale of rescue involving a group of teenagers and a Russian crime ring that sells girls to night clubs in Savannah, Georgia. One particular victim, Laerka, is a Danish girl who transforms into a mermaid when in water. The Russian crime boss who masterminds the trafficking changes into a “Vodyanoy” dragon when he hunts girls for the illegal skin trade. Savannah native, sixteen-year-old Stella Delaney finds Vodyanoy’s first victim floating face down in the marsh. Can she save Learka from this fate? Is she in danger, herself? Could Laerka be a crook, herself? She and the traffickers share the same prison tattoo so who in this forbidding landscape can be trusted?
Laerka is an incredible, poignant, stellar piece of fiction that has astounded and enthralled me. As I begin to write my review for Laerka, all I can think about is how brilliant it is and how I wish I was reading it again right now! This book is insanely good book lovers, it is unique, poignant and special. It is a novel that weaves many different genres into one brilliant one and so I am in awe!
The story of this incredible book takes the reader on an adorable journey that will take its readers on an unforgettable journey. The story of this book is glorious and breath-taking. The novel has a plot that has surprised me more than once thanks to its captivating and absorbing nature; one thing is for sure when you read Laerka and that is you will never be bored! Reading this book is a gem because it is a diverse all-consuming assault of brilliance that will keep you motivated to read until the very end; it is like the author has a binding spell on you and the only way to break this spell is to immerse yourself in the layers of the novel!
I found the story of this brilliant tale to be unique and dynamic. It took my breath away thanks to the epic fantasy the reader encounters along this mystical journey. It is a wonderfully executed story that was expertly plotted. I did not get bored at any given time reading this book. I always measure my likeness of a book on whether I find myself looking at the page number but never once did I with this novel because it is epically brilliant!
To summarize my thoughts on the thrilling novel that is Laerka; I would say if you are a reader who Is tired of reading the same old books that are lackluster and forgettable then take a chance with this one because I promise you now that you will not be disappointed! It has everything a reader would want in a fantasy novel; it has captivating characters, great literature, and an all-consuming plot. This thrilling adventure gets Five Stars!
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