While Unloading Groceries In Her Rock Haven Condo, Karen McKay Notices A Strange Swirl Of Red, Green, And Blue Dust The Swirl Follows Her Inside, Lifts A Porcelain Ballerina From Her Wall Unit, Twirls It In The Air, And Throws It To The Floor, Shattering It Into Pieces The Following Evening, Karen Hears Her Neighbor S Dog Barking Loudly Upon Investigation, She Finds Her Neighbor, Marion, At The Bottom Of The Stairs Dead At The Top Of The Stairs, A Colorful Whirlpool Of Dust Circles Ominously.Now The Feisty Librarian Must Consider The Unthinkable Could The Dust Be Responsible For Her Neighbor S Death And, If So, Would It Kill Again Karen Turns To Her Ex Husband, Jerry, For Help And Together They Bravely Confront The Mysterious Dust But Will Their Daring Actions Cost Them Their Lives Book Description While unloading groceries in her Rock Haven condo, Karen McKay notices a strange swirl of red, green, and blue dust The swirl follows her inside, lifts a porcelain ballerina from her wall unit, twirls it in the air, and throws it to the floor, shattering it into pieces.The following evening, Karen hears her neighbor s dog barking loudly Upon investigation, she finds her neighbor, Marion, at the bottom of the stairs dead At the top of the stairs, a colorful whirlpool of dust circles ominously.Now the feisty librarian must consider the unthinkable Could the dust be responsible for her neighbor s death and, if so, would it kill again Karen turns to her ex husband, Jerry, for help and together they bravely confront the mysterious dust But will their daring actions cost them their lives Review Dust is the first novel for writer Susan Berliner of Yorktown Heights, NY.The story is simply written and has strong characters in Karen and Jerry The creation of the dust as the antagonist piqued my curiosity The numerous accidents that the dust creates are inventive at first, but after the fifth one, it seemed a bit monotonous The interactions between Karen and her ex husband Jerry added some good humor to the story that I liked For being a suspense type of book, I didn t feel any real climatic ending that scared or surprised meit just kind of ended
Karen McKay lived a nice, quiet life She has a place in the Rock Haven condos Most of her neighbors keep to themselves Karen was unloading groceries when a mysterious dust cloud appears This dust cloud is not your typical cloud of dust No this dust comes in the colors of red, green and blue The dust picks up a collectable of Karen s and it violently crashes to the floor, shattering in a bunch of little pieces Karen thinks nothing of the incident till later that night she hears one of her neighbor s dog barking Karen goes to investigate She finds her neighbor, Marion lying at the bottom of the stairs dead Karen calls her ex husband, Jerry for help Soon, other accidental incidents start happening to the other residents of Rock Haven No one can figure out what is causing all these accidents The only thing that ties them together is the mysterious dust Can Karen and Jerry fi
When Karen sees some different colored dust, she notices that its following her into her home The dust picks up a porcelain ballerina doll and smashes it onto the floor As if that wasn t weird enough, the next day Karen hears her neighbors dog barking nonstop When she goes to find out if something is wrong, she finds her neighbor laying at the bottom of the steps When Karen looks up, she notices the same dust After these incidents, she tries to figure out how to stop sadistic dust f
Some books are much better a second time around.Some books are meant to be read than just once I enjoyed Dust over 3 years ago when I first purchased it, but going through my library something compelled me to read it a second time I really enjoyed it the second time around. I really enjoyed the uniqueness of the characters and the story plot it was well played out and had things you would never suspect The idea of Dust being a enemy is just outrageous and wonderful Dust was well worth the read It was a little quick to read but I really enjoyed it and I feel like i
A fast enjoyable read..
- 216 pages
- Susan Berliner
- 08 March 2017 Susan Berliner