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Series: Archangel Academy


UNWELCOME by Michael Griffo
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"Literature for teens could use more vampire stories with gay protagonists; it's a shame this one is such a slog. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
An almost unreadable morass of supernatural creatures, double crosses and internal monologues. Read full book review >
UNNATURAL by Michael Griffo
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: March 1, 2011

"Aimed squarely at the YA niche carved out by Stephenie Meyer's Twilight saga and P.C. Cast's House of Night series, this nonsensical wannabe epic falls far short of the mark. (Paranormal. 14 & up)"
A thicket of overplotting and rampant misuse of literary techniques mar debut novelist Griffo's multicultural, GLBTQ paranormal series opener. Read full book review >