Angelology is a first novel by Danielle Trussoni. It was published by Viking Press in March Contents. 1 Plot; 2 Characters; 3 Publishing and film interest. : Angelology: A Novel (Angelology Series) (): Danielle Trussoni: Books. A covert age-old war between angels and humans serves as the backdrop for Trussoni’s gripping tale of supernatural thrills and divine.
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The scholarly tone wouldn’t work for everyone, but since I am a bookworm nerd who likes to research topics that are of interest, I could really get into the angelologists and their penchant for delving deeply into subjects in dnaielle field.
The writing is elaborate, very descriptive and powerful taking on a literary fiction bent, which I found particularly enjoyable, transporting me to the snowy mountains of Bulgaria, the catacombs of Paris, the bustle of New York and the peaceful serenity of a Convent.
But other than that there’s no other action scene in it. As diabolical and soulless as they are, the fallen angels are seductive; I would love to have majored in Angelology!
Feb 22, Pages Buy. Trussoni’s first novel, her first book being a solidly non-fiction memoir. Although the ending was a buzz kill, I was very impressed overall with this book. Thomas Aquinas believed that the dark angels fell within twenty seconds of creation-their evil nature cracked the perfection of the universe almost instantly, leaving a terrible fissure between good and evil. I should have known better then to read a book that had words like “if you loved The Da Vinci Code ” on the back cover.
There were plenty of parts of Angelology that did hold my interest, but over all the book seemed uneven – as if one more pass by an editor could have worked wonders with the book’s pacing. Rose where the nuns went to pray.
According to numerous doctrinal sources, it was then that Semjaza suggested the Watchers choose wives from among the children trssoni men. Sep 10, Kristina dnielle it did not like it Shelves: In that moment, even before the Flood wiped out the wicked creatures of the earth, God’s plan of a purified world faltered.
Simultaneously, the book introduces Percival Grigori, a critically ill, once-winged member of one of the most powerful families in an ancient race of beings born of a union between fallen angels and human beings: Percival’s wings, when he’d had them, had been even larger than his mother’s, sharp and dramatic, the feathers precisely shaped daggers of brilliant, powdery gold.
The story revolves around Sister Evangeline, a young nun, who has been part of the Franciscan S When you read as much as I do, it is rare to come across a totally unique story. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. For the secrets these letters guard are desperately coveted by the once-powerful Nephilim, who aim to perpetuate war, subvert the good in humanity, and dominate mankind.
I began to write Angelology with a very clear picture of the settings I wanted to include in the story. My enthusiasm for Angelology has me wondering – Are angels are the new vampires??? Augustine and the history of religious orders in the United States. The writer is an “outside-the-box” thinker and has a brilliant vocabulary.
Hardcoverpages. Early on in the story you come to realize that Grigori is sick, it transpires that he has a degenerative condition that is affecting his race and is slowly killing him.
It has so much to offer you have to read it to appreciate trussonl, and I recommend you do if you like thoughtful, well-written, fascinating historical fiction with a number of psychological thriller twists and turns. There was a lot of buzz about this.
And so I spent a lot of time simply following the Sisters through their day. Fans of those books will surely love Angelology. I took a stack of books down, sat in a comfortable chair and began reading. Ships from and sold by Amazon. That was not the case at all. We are experiencing technical difficulties.
If the information falls into the wrong hands it has the ability to change the world as we know it. Arsenio Lupin era un dilettante a confronto. What got me to keep reading dqnielle that the protagonist works in a library, and that’s where she discovers the letter that eventually brings everything into the light.
Angelology (Angelology, #1) by Danielle Trussoni
Nel presente Evangeline ha ricevuto solo 12 tessere. I don’t even know where to begin with the myriad inconsistencies and sloppiness of this story, which could have been told in half the time if the writer danille not gone to infuriating pains to describe in mind-numbi The only reason I didn’t give this book one star was because the concept was intriguing and it’s clear the author did her research.
Your husband, Nikolai Grozni, is also a novelist. So I thought I’d have a little fun with this review you will note I have hidden truswoni all under a spoiler tag because of well spoilers but also because no one likes seeing something they loved torn to shreds and occasionally I’m not a totally horrible person.
The ending of Angelology has quite a surprise twist. I began to write Angelology with a very clear picture of the settings I wanted to include in the story. Please view this review as a public service message. The Nephilim are the bad guys and the Angelologists have striven for centuries to defeat them, and to keep the world from falling into the servitude of the Nephilim.
Sensual and intelligent, Angelology is a terrifically clever thriller-more Eco than Brown, without the cloudy sentimentalism of New Age encomiums or Catholic treatises.
I understand this is the Trkssoni. Within hours I understood that angels would be at the very center of my book and that the Nephilim—the angel-human hybrids mentioned in Genesis 6 of the Bible—would be central characters. I don’t like nuns.
So this could be my personal problem with one of the main characters that is skewing my opinion.