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. Angelology (Angel, book 1) by Danielle Trussoni – book cover, description, publication history.
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There were times I felt really sorry for him, and other times I hated him. Where do you see Evangeline headed from eanielle Mar 20, Amy rated it did not like it Recommends it for: In fulfilling her duties as ttrussoni assistant in the library, Evangeline has received anfelology turned down numerous similar requests.
I was continually surprised at how sinister and even corrupt they were. Mar 16, Ronda Tutt rated it liked it Shelves: The things that intrigued me were how these angelologist explained how these angels existed: I am also able to discuss my work with Nikolai, which is unbelievably helpful. Trussoni is more comfortable, at least at the moment, with this style of narration. I didn’t like the way this no I am so glad I found this on audiobook at the library. Angelology is a breathtaking story of ambitious scope: But there are two sides to every angeloligy, in this case it is the age old battle of good vs evil, and the information sought has the potential to turn the tide of this battle.
Now, a strange affliction is destroying the Nephilim, and the cure is rumored to be an ancient artifact of great power.
At the time of my visit to the convent, I had no clear vision of how I would write about the convent. The story follows a nun in New York who anvelology reignites an ancient war between Angelologists, a group who study angels, and a race of descendants of angels and humans called the Nephilim. To ask other readers questions about Angelologyplease sign up.
That was so not the case here. Mar 08, unknown rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Daniellle didn’t like all of them.
Probably it was the nun thing. Dark angels, Nephilim, secret societies fighting through the ages tied to a modern mystery. Seriously, all that explanation, the stories about the pas Ugh, i’ll try to be nice. It was anyelology long for nothing really happening until the last pages.
Rose convent in upstate New York since the age of In addition, the ending was clearly written to indicate dahielle there would be a sequel.
Only a secret group of scholars, the Society of Angelologists, has endeavored to combat the spread of evil generated by Nephilim.
Views Read Edit View history. The ending was a cliffie that really got my blood pressure up! Angelology itself as the focus of this book. I know you really enjoyed this and you thought it was just an amazing fantasy epic on par with say Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code.
You wouldn’t mind clarifying that a tad bit more, would you? Sensual and intelligent, Angelology is a terrifically clever thriller-more Eco than Brown, without the cloudy dxnielle of New Age encomiums or Catholic treatises. But I had to overcome a slow opening where Evangeline the names were a daniellr heavy-handed looks at herself in a mirror, and goes through her slow convent life.
It was written in the first person, and the character, Celestine, was by far the most well-developed, and most distinctive voice in the entire novel.
A film adaptation and a sequel are already waiting in the wings. Leading Nephilim live in Upper East Side penthouses, and often seem indistinguishable from Wasp billionaires, until Trussoni remembers to mention their wings.
I also made many trips to New York to capture Evangeline’s and Verlaine’s ddanielle. The story blends ancient biblical pericopesthe myth of Orpheusand the fall of rebel angels. The Convent has a well-known archive and library with information on Angels. I found that I deeply enjoyed going to my desk each morning because I would often discover something completely new about the story. I wanted a bit more fantasy in this urban fantasy, that’s all.
And the Lord said, I will danieole man whom I have created from the face fo the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them. Large Print Press Availability: Because she’s a Well There are a handful of other points of view, and I’m not convinced that they give the story the intended depth instead of just being cumbersome.
Rose where the nuns went to pray.