It's addicting, with you constantly turning the pages because you feel as if you've just almost touched the core of this enigmatic thing. Cantero's writing draws you in, dangling curiosity and the need to know perfectly, in a pace and manner that makes you hard-pressed to set the book down.
I freaking loved this book. The writing, the story, the characters--gah, I was sucked in so completely that I came out the other end googling where I could buy my own custom made parasol.
It takes a girl capable of reading the history in objects WAY too long to find a serial killer...just saying.