When aka Damen Schultz and his two friends escape their protected hometown and travel to Hollywood to make it famous, they find themselves hunted by the rich, famous and powerfully sinister pawns of the industry. Desperate to attain fame, the intentions quickly change to needing fame to save their own lives. At last their true journey commences, fighting to reclaim their simple lives again in this entwining masquerade of deceit, each of them fight to see what they have become blinded to; innocence.
The chess pieces align, a deadly massacre will be the price – and they quickly learn that fame and fortune, wealth and power, come with more than a price.
Time is running out, and each boy must face the wolves that are preying on them and decide whether their paths of moral, immoral or easy was the correct path to take before the red carpet turns bloody.
Sugar Valley is a thrilling, compelling, multi-layered, fast-paced novel that kept me hooked and intrigued from beginning to end! This book is phenomenal, and I genuinely mean that; this book is not your typical mystery/suspense novel, it is so much more than general fiction; instead, it is a multi-layered novel which takes an intricate look into the life of Hollywood and those who desperately want fame. Reading about the protagonist of this story, Damen Schultz was thrilling because the more we learn, the more the pace picks up, and this is one of the many reasons why I would implore you lovely readers to read this brilliant novel!
Sugar Valley follows the protagonist of the novel, Damen Schultz as he and his two friends move to Hollywood – the land of hopes and dreams – to make their dreams of being famous a reality. However, their stay in Hollywood soon turns out to not be so pleasant as they find themselves hunted by the sinister rich in their goal to attain fame. The premise of this brilliant novel is just this; it is a dark, suspenseful read that gives the reader a rare glimpse into the sinister side of Hollywood and those who will do anything to attain fame.
The story of Sugar Valley is electric. As you read it you will undoubtedly feel a sense of urgency to reach the end. The reader is immediately thrust into the thick of the story, and I have to say that I loved this! I loved how the author of this excellent novel, Stephen Andrew Salamon places the reader in the midst of the story quickly…this is how it should be with mystery/suspense novels! I loved being in the middle of the action and drama, it kept me on the edge of my seat the whole way through. As well as the nonstop suspense, I was enthralled thanks to the novels numerous twists and turns, Salamon continually keeps the reader guessing, and for that I admire him!
Stephen Andrew Salamon is a talented writer who knows how to grasp the reader’s attention. To say I was enthralled by this book is an understatement, I loved everything about it! I loved the story, as well as the brilliant characters and lastly, I adored Salamon’s beautiful, descriptive writing. His words flowed effortlessly from page to page, as you reached the end of one page and one chapter, he would write something which made you turn the page with haste. This is the definition of an excellent writer; a great writer compels the reader to read, they make the reader not want to put the book down or look at the page number and Salamon surely done this.
To conclude my thoughts on this brilliant novel, if you are looking for an intelligent suspense novel that will keep you entertained from beginning to end then this book is perfect for you! It has everything you would want and more in a compelling mystery, and so, I have no choice but to give this excellent book Five Stars!
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