How realistic was the characterization? Everything about this book was realistic. All of it was captivating from start to finish.
How does the setting figure into the book? The setting was important. They had to travel the islands to get the cargo. I could see everything in this book clearly in my mind.
Were you able to connect with the main character? Yes, I connected very easily to John and his brother. The picture was forever burn into your mind. The love for this little girl was overwhelming.
Which did you find more appealing, the introduction or the conclusion? The ending was the best.
Disclosure: I received a review copy of this book from the author.