Critically acclaimed memoirist Trussoni (Falling Through The Earth, ) breaks into the fiction market in a big way with an epic fantasy that. A thrilling epic about an ancient clash reignited in our time–between a hidden society and heaven’s darkest creatures There were giants in the earth. Twitter. @GregoryCowles – 10 hours ago. I watched It’s A Wonderful Life again this Christmas. I think George Bailey needed some angelologists on the scene.

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Angelology (Angelology, #1) by Danielle Trussoni

There was a beautiful chapel at St. You wouldn’t mind clarifying that a tad bit more, would angelolog Leave no taste in my mouth. Isn’t that the goal of any fiction author? The ending of Angelology has quite a surprise twist.

We don’t have many intellectuals like Isaac Newton who are dedicated to exploring both the divine and natural worlds at once. The writing is pretentious and smells heavily of Thesaurus and is extremely uninspiring. Inevitably, the path to this artefact lies hidden behind fiendish codes that old moneybags and the nun knocked up between them.

The book didnt mention how powerful this angels are but their beautiful wings and their super strength. Giusto truesoni emo porta sul sequel. I found that Falling Through the Earth was more emotionally draining, especially because my father was ill for much of the time I was writing the book. Buy the Audiobook Download: The slow, meandering start.

I was completely caught up in the story and have told everyone that will listen the bones of the story just enough to get their attention and want angelklogy read it as soon as they can!

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Meticulous in its research and delicious in its execution, the novel weaves Western theology together with ancient myth in a way that will make readers question what they think they know about angels.


It was executed very well. Mar 08, unknown rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Her mother and grandmother were both Angelologists. Magari nel secondo caso ha saltato le prime pagine Una. Knowing that god was about to flood the earth and kill all the evil within, the Nephilim searched a way to save their race.

I love that all the Angelologists have angelic names: You know there are some exciting parts somewhere if only she’d stop blathering on about the absolute stupidest details, like the color of the typewriter she used to respond to some man’s letter or the size of the flowers on a small pink cake she ate when she was seven.

She discovers that she is the daughter of two angelologists, a group of scholars, theologians, and warriors who have battled the Nephilim—the beautiful and rapacious descendents of fallen angels and humans—since the dawn of time.

I have always loved the sense of dislocation I anfelology when I live abroad. At the same time, Percival Grigori, son of one of the premier Nephilim families, is suffering from a debilitating crippling disease, that will kill him, unless he can unravel a mystery and obtain a cure, which he believes is being hidden by the Angelologists.

I am absolutely bored senseless. What inspired you to combine the Orpheus myth with the Biblical tale of the fallen angels? Unfortunately, her adeptness in this area overbalanced her lesser abilities in characterization and resulted in large sections of the book feeling overly expository, which was surprising, because the book had some truly exciting action bits.

In what ways do you imagine mortals would be changed after contact with the divine? Your husband, Nikolai Grozni, is also a novelist. View all 14 comments. To ask other readers questions about Angelologyplease sign up. And God saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.



It kind of makes sense! She did a gorgeous French accent and believe me, most of the book is in various French viewpointsand she made each of the characters sound very different. I was initially thinking, uh-oh, this might turn out to be a real snoozer. 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.

That spoke to me.

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According to Publishers Weeklya reputable industry publication, the final offer was “well into six figures”. I wonder why GPU published this book. Mar 20, Megan rated it did not like it Shelves: We have a set schedule each day.

For Trussoni’s sad book, my truxsoni is “Nice cover. This book totally left you hanging in the end so that you will find out the rest of the story in the second book. GPU is about to lose from its competitors if they keep disappointing their loyal readers like this. Anbelology Convent outside New York City.

teussoni I think the secret to writing good genre fiction is not assuming your readers are simple-minded, and not treating it like a cash cow for the movie rights. I had such fun creating the characters. They disarmed their brothers. I know Trussoni went to Iowa which is usually a yardstick of some kind and she wrote an acclaimed memoir before this, and this very book is a NY Times Notable Book of To ttussoni it, click here.