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For a full review please see the November issue of InD Tale Magazine 2 stars. Kay And His Sister Grace Lose Each Other Outside The Garden Of Remembrance, A Place Where Those Seeking Their Loved Ones Gather To See If They Have Returned Caught By A Gale Of Snow Bees, Kay Is Blown Into The Arms Of The Mysterious Snow Queen They Set Off Toward A Fabled Ice Tower, On A Journey That Could Change Their Lives And The World Forever Although submitted under the genre of paranormal, this novel seems much science fiction.Read full review in the Infatuation The Story of Snow Queen by Nathan J.D.L Rowark is not a story that is all that easy to describe In fact, for my period of reading at the beginning of this saga I wasn t sure I quite understood what was going on in this fantastical tale of love, lust, and revolution, and wondered if I ever would.The story begins with the introduction of Kay and Grace, a brother and sister who are in the Garden of Remembrance when a flight of snow bees separate them This is a place where loved ones return from death in London, and where Kay will find his destiny in the arms of the icy Snow Queen, who will cause his demise but also receive his undying devotion.We are granted a very slim understanding of how all these elements come together at the beginning of this tale why there are these snow bees, which are both necessary to this world but are also a great menace to it and why the dead come back to life.Infatuation takes place in the far future, in a world where implants have tied the living together and granted them a form of immortality Bodies are stowed away and the essence of a person can be transplanted into a new body after death All of this is controlled by a mysterious religious leader who keeps everyone within the city under his control through the use of a pervasive social network When Kay and Grace get separated in the garden, they go on their own journeys Kay with his new found love, the Queen, and Grace, in her efforts to find her brother, even though he has sacrificed his body for a new, dead one so that he can endure the touch of his icy maiden The story gets complicated from there, but as with any intriguing story, much is revealed in time, and in the case of this tale, that is both a literal and figurative statement The adventurers travel back and forth in time, with the meaning as to why this is happening to them not quite clear at first, or even throughout much of this tale This story is a maze of alternate existences and discoveries of one mystery after another that intertwine Kay, Grace, Eternity the Snow Queen , Reneta, the strange scientist who seems to be at the heart of much of the main mystery within the saga, and both her husband and son, who have rebelled against her and the religion fueled government.Describing this storyline in clear, precise details would be next to impossible, but at its heart, this story is about two souls destined for one another, despite so many seemingly good reasons for them not to be together Nothing is as it seems in this story, which each chapter revealing a new twist and new surprise, both from the past, the present, and on into the future of the characters This is a complex and layered mystery, which can be daunting at certain points, but once certain aspects of the tale were revealed, it kept me intrigued and fascinated to the very end of its pages Pigeon holing this story in a particular genre would be impossible It is an amalgam of science fiction, fantasy, romance, horror, and adventure, with a frosty haze layered over all of that Admittedly, there is plenty here to confuse, and I than likely missed a few key details in my initial reading that may require further review to understand all its elements, but I grasped than enough to feel satisfied with its ending, though as with any tale where time travel plays a part, there is no real beginning or end, just different cycles in time and the hope that things can be changed, perhaps for the better, as they repeat themselves.This is a tale for someone who is willing to stick with a story to the end someone who likes it when an author doesn t reveal than is absolutely necessary at any given point It is for someone willing to embrace the fantastical and magical mixed in with the technological while it has an almost a fairy tale like sensibility. When I first picked this one up, I was unsure if I would like it A horror story set in the future, based on the stories of HCA I was pleasantly surprised The story starts with a brother and sister, Kay Grace, finding themselves under attack from giant snow bees These turn out to be the genetic experiments of Reneta Joon, a crazy catholic physicist, who has developed a way for Londoners in the Christian empire to become undead The principle characters of the story are either living, deceased, or displaced you get used to this , and are pawns in a war across time between members of the Joon family Add the Snow Queen, a thirty something experiment herself, and her love affair with teenager Kay, and we have a cross between, the graduate, twilight, twelve monkeys and videodrome I m so glad I picked this up now, and if you fancy a bit of sexual titilation religious debate, whilst fleeing across the British countryside from a deadly beast hiding out in the peak district, you will too Recommended