Well, I'm not really sure about this book. There's no denying that it's
extremely well written, but I didn't really connect with it. It was very
vocabulary heavy, and there were a lot of times where I thought that
something was being explained unnecessarily, or that parts could be cut
out. Basically, I found it boring.
I know, how could I find a book about human eating monsters boring?
Well, I'm not really sure. I just know that it took me four days to read
it, and that's because I had trouble picking it up after I put it down.
If The Monstrumologist were a movie, it would most definitely be
rated R. There are quite a few scenes of gore, and they are described
down to the last detail. It's not a book for someone with a weak
stomach. The imagery in this book was fantastic. Everything was
described to the last detail, which may be a reason why I found it
The story picks up with the arrival of the mysterious Dr. Kearns, a
monster hunter, who came to exterminate the monsters. Oh, and might
possibly be Jack the Ripper.
This book wasn't for me, but I'm sure that there are people out there
who would enjoy it immensely. Don't let my review keep you from picking