October 24, 2006
Samhain Publishing, Ltd.
Rating: 5 cups
Liz Spencer thinks her life changed when she broke up with her boyfriend, but she has no idea what is in store for her. When an earthquake shakes up the university library where she works, a mystery is revealed and she must face ancient magic to solve it.
Kyre Osric is handsome, wealthy and more than meets the eye. For generations his family has donated priceless books to the university library. Finally, he discovers what he has been seeking… the key to his ultimate power. He will let no one stand in his way.
Liz, along with her friends Tayna and Andrea, finds herself sucked into a whirlwind of history, magic, and danger. They must discover how to retrieve the important book that was lost and what it has to do with Tayna’s family, and the Osric family through a legend that goes back for centuries.
Rina Slayter has created a mesmerizing page-turner with this novel. The characters are funny, sophisticated and fascinating. OTHERNESS: RIFT is an original and deeply intriguing tale complete with secret mysteries and prophesies but set in modern day California. With both a vivid cast of characters and mystical lore, the reader is hooked from the very beginning. This is the kind of novel that takes you to a different place and allows your imagination to soar.
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