With this story, the reader has to seriously suspend their disbelief - and I don't mean because of the aliens. I'm referring to the actions of the characters. Something this epic happens and a few days later a couple of aliens are attending high school? Teenagers are allowed to explore the spaceship when there are still so many unanswered questions about the aliens and what occurred on the ship - without their parents' permission? There are several more instances, but no spoilers here. The actions and reactions just didn't seem realistic or grounded in the real world.
Dark Energy is a quick, entertaining read that held my attention, but isn't the more 'serious' type of alien invasion book I was expecting. If you're looking for a fun, sci-fi type of story, this one's for you.
Thanks to Edelweiss for the digital ARC in exchange for an honest review.