House of Hollow

Release Date: 6th April 2021

About the book:

A dark, twisty modern fairytale where three sisters discover they are not exactly all that they seem and evil things really do go bump in the night.

Iris Hollow and her two older sisters are unquestionably strange. Ever since they disappeared on a suburban street in Scotland as children only to return a month a later with no memory of what happened to them, odd, eerie occurrences seem to follow in their wake. And they’re changing. First, their dark hair turned white. Then, their blue eyes slowly turned black. They have insatiable appetites yet never gain weight. People find them disturbingly intoxicating, unbearably beautiful, and inexplicably dangerous.

But now, ten years later, seventeen-year-old Iris Hollow is doing all she can to fit in and graduate high school on time—something her two famously glamourous globe-trotting older sisters, Grey and Vivi, never managed to do. But when Grey goes missing without a trace, leaving behind bizarre clues as to what might have happened, Iris and Vivi are left to trace her last few days. They aren’t the only ones looking for her though. As they brush against the supernatural they realize that the story they’ve been told about their past is unraveling and the world that returned them seemingly unharmed ten years ago, might just be calling them home.

Review:

 

This book was on its own level. The writing style made imagery very realistic. It did become gross, but it was weirdly interesting.

Character development was okay. I did see Iris grow, but the other characters didn’t. The plot was spot on and was always grabbing your attention. I loved the plot twists in this book. (Some I didn’t even dream of seeing in this book)

Overall, this book was a fantastic read. I thoroughly enjoyed it, but would have loved to have seen more character development and depth.

 

*This book was gifted in exchange for an honest review.*

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