The angel Jonah is a warrior, a commander of legions for the
Goddess. Heís grown tired though, in his many years of
service, of doing battle, and watching those around him
perish. When a Dark One severs his wing during a battle he
falls into the ocean, expecting to die.
Anna is a mermaid with unique shapeshifting abilities. When
she sees Jonah in the ocean, with a host of Dark Ones
following him, sheís reluctant to get involved. But then she
canít help herself and she hides him. Anna is a daughter of
Arianna, and knows that her life with be short. She hopes
she can give it meaning by helping Jonah.
Anna knows Jonahís heart is troubled, and at the urging
demands of the sea witch Mina, the two set off on a journey
to find a shaman who can heal Jonahís heart. The same heart
the Dark Ones were trying to get their hands on when they
attacked the angel.
A Mermaidís Kiss
is a lush tale of the battle between good and evil. The
differences between these two characters, Annaís sweet
innocence and her search for something meaningful in her
life, and Jonahís scarred view of the world are a perfect
blend for a look at the mythical world created in this
As their journey progressed, I found myself fascinated by
the varying characters, which all added depth to an already
intricate plot. The story, while fascinating and enjoyable,
was a little dark at times, though, and I had to put it down
and step away to think about what Iíd just read.
Ms. Hill does not pull any punches, as usual, and has
produced a fascinating story set in a world of mermaids and
angels that will mesmerize lovers of the paranormal.
A Mermaidís Kiss
will capture your head, and keep you reading until the very