Shadows by Paula Weston | Book Review #84


It’s almost a year since Gaby Winters watched her twin brother die. In the sunshine of a new town her body has healed, but her grief is raw and constant. It doesn’t help that every night in her dreams she fights and kills hell-beasts. And then Rafa comes to town. Not only does he look exactly like the guy who’s been appearing in Gaby’s dreams, he tells her things about her brother and her life that cannot be true, things that are dangerous. Who is Rafa? Who are the Rephaim? And who is Gaby? The truth lies in the shadows of her nightmares. 

My first impressions about this book is that I really like Rafa and Gaby together. Secondly, why do angel books always, ALWAYS, have a character named Rafael who is the love interest of the main character? Thirdly, if there’s one thing that matters to Gaby in this life, it’s her brother, Jude. …And I really don’t like Daniel and Nathaniel.  Continue reading