Daemortis is an ancient figure of myth and legend, known for taking children and keeping their souls for all eternity. But that is only a myth. After a series of children go missing in her small town, Alyssa Grand will find there’s something more sinister lingering around than people realize. Before long she learns that not only is Daemortis real, but it’s not after her! As she tries everything in her power to try and stop it, her friends are taken one-by-one in its path of terror. She’ll soon find that the longer she avoids Daemortis, the more miserable it will make her life. It becomes a race to find a way to stop Daemortis before it collects her soul, but the more she learns about herself, the more she’ll learn the truth about Daemortis. Can Alyssa save herself, or will she be doomed to an eternity of darkness like all the children before her?
Daemortis is the first book in the Daemortis sage written by the talented Lainey Miller and wow! I am hooked already. To be honest, I found myself captivated before even reading the book thanks to the dramatic description that piqued my interested, but when I started to read the story and the amount of depth and imagination that went into it I was sold and knew that I would have to read the book as well as review it for all of you lovely readers. For a saga to be successful, the author in question has to hook the reader right away, and Miller has certainly done this with me. That is why I have to recommend this book to all of you lovely readers but if you need more convincing then read the rest of my review to learn out more about this haunting but stellar read!
Daemortis is a thrilling book that is also terrifying, and in Daemortis the reader will be introduced to a haunting ‘ancient figure of myth and legend,’ Daemortis. Daemortis is an evil figure that takes children and keeps their souls for eternity, and when children start to disappear in a quaint town rapidly, it grabs the attention of the protagonist of the novel, Alyssa Grand. Alyssa begins to investigate the strange disappearances and when she learns that Daemortis is real and taking and hunting children, she will do everything to try and stop it. Will Alyssa be able to stop Daemortis before it is too late? Read the thrilling Daemortis to find out!
The story of Daemortis is an excellent one that had my mind ticking over with theories. At the heart of the novel is a puzzling mystery, the mystery slowly reveals itself and when it does readers will be shocked as well as terrified. Never before have I been so entertained by a horror based novel, usually these books can be so outlandish that I stop reading but not with Daemortis, somehow the author splendid author Lainey Miller managed to convince me that the events could be real and that I should be terrified. It is always a good sign when an author can make fantasy seem real, and that is just one of the many reasons why I love Miller’s literature and why I will always read her books from now on.
Lainey Miller is an author who deserves praise for her many writing abilities; I believe however that she should receive the most recognition for her glorious descriptions that left no stone unturned. The descriptions courtesy of Miller is so well described that it could give readers nightmares. Every single detail was excellently described, and so was the local surroundings. The surroundings in the book were equally well described, so much so that Miller managed to create an atmosphere of tension and suspense through it which added to the overall excellence of the story.
Lainey Miller is a magnificent writer who flawlessly writes her fantastic journey with ease. Miller’s flawless writing combined with her intriguing characterization make Daemortis a stellar read that will keep you hooked until the very end. Miller ensures that readers are entertained throughout, and she does this by lacing twists and turns throughout the book to ensure readers will never get bored.
Now that I have finished Daemortis I can honestly write that Miller is soon becoming a favorite author of mine and this is thanks to her gorgeous, and rich literature that will perfectly enthrall a reader.
Overall Daemortis is a sensational, dramatic and thrilling book that should not be missed so I, of course, have to award this novel five stars! So please, have a read of this novel and get lost in a terrifying but captivating world! Be sure to have a read of the preview below and also keep an eye out for my review for the next book in the saga called Daemortis: Purgatory, you won’t want to miss it!
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