Politics, Money, Power, Religion, and Greed. These are the things we never again need.
Artist Matthew Sugiyama can alter the physical world with his art. As the top student graduating from the prestigious Popham Abbey, Matthew’s future is secure… until he bucks convention and begins a journey to find answers about his birth family. The trouble is, he doesn’t know who or where they are.
Determined to find answers, but without a clear destination, Matthew sets out on horseback across a post-technology world, guided only by random flashes of a vision or long-buried memory. Using his skills as an artist to barter for hospitality and supplies, Matthew soon learns his sheltered upbringing has left him wholly unprepared to face the obstacles on the road or his unexpected yearning to join the communities he encounters. When he uncovers a mysterious adversary’s plan to harm the people he’s come to care for, Matthew must decide what’s more important; the adopted family he has created, or his need for answers about his past.
Oil and Dust is a dramatic, thrilling, and exciting novel that will keep readers entertained, captivated, and engrossed from the very first page! Fantasy stories are currently my go-to read so when I read the description of Oil and Dust I was sold and knew that I had to read it as well as review it so that all you lovely readers could read about it! It has been a while since I have been this captivated by a fantasy story and this is thanks to the exceptional author Jami Fairleigh who managed to delight me effortlessly with her tale that is unique and incredibly entertaining!
Oil and Dust is a fast-paced and brilliant coming of age, fantasy tale that will whisk its readers away on a journey like no other. The reader in Oil and Dust will be introduced to the protagonist of the novel, Matthew Sugiyama. Matthew, an artist, longs to learn more about his birth family so despite graduating from a prestigious school with a great future set out for him, he decides to risk it all to embark on a journey to find out more about his history.
The reader will follow Matthew on this journey and along the way, he will use his special skills to survive. Matthew will make deep connections on his journey as well as come across danger and he must ultimately choose whether to save the ones he has grown fond of or continue on his journey to learn more about his family, and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible Oil and Dust!
The story of Oil and Dust is excellent and incredibly well-developed thanks to Jami Fairleigh, the author of the book. Fairleigh manages to develop her world with immaculate detail; every event, character, and setting is well thought out and planned, and I was impressed by Fairleigh’s flawless ability to do this. As I read Oil and Dust, I immediately was drawn into the book and felt captivated by Fairleigh’s literature, and this is for many reasons. The main reason is that Fairleigh’s literature is detailed in the most immaculate of ways, the text is detailed but not heavy, it is beautifully written so that the reader will be able to immerse themselves in the story from beginning to end without difficulty.
While reading Oil and Dust, the reader will be able to feel Jami Fairleigh’s pursuit of literary perfection. Fairleigh’s riveting tale keeps the pages turning of their own accord, and it makes for such captivating reading! Fairleigh seamlessly hooks the reader and immediately immerses the reader in her world of fantasy through her fast-paced writing style, beautifully detailed descriptions, and flawless character integration.
Overall Oil and Dust sends you into a tailspin of a journey packed full of exciting twists and turns that leave you both guessing and wanting more. Once you pick up Oil and Dust, you won’t be able to put it down…I know I couldn’t! Of course, with such a fantastic piece of literature, I have to award Oil and Dust five stars! So please do have a read of the preview below book lovers, you do not want to miss out!
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