This is one book that at times confused me. There were times when I thought it was a modern day era then it would swing the other way. I can't say I r..Show More »eally liked the characters very much, Monford was weak and Astrid was an out and out bitch. The best character was the pig. There were areas that needed filling out and others that where over full. There was a story line but it just didn't ring true through out. I am not sure I will purchase another.