Though with a background in sociology, his work is strongly focused towards identifying opportunities and implications for design - specifically of personal informatics, data visualisation and 'technologies of memory'. His research tends to reveal more complicated everyday relationships with technology, and argue for design which is commensurate with existing human practices. We get our first glimpse of this when a werewolf, Lily, comes in to voice a complaint on the match that was made for her b This is one of those kinds of books that you are either going to love or hate. As I was reading this book I had to keep asking myself if these characters were in the ninth grade or if they were adults.We get our first glimpse of this when a werewolf, Lily, comes in to voice a complaint on the match that was made for her by Rylie. At the same time a new and handsome man is moving in next door, and has Rylies hormones going wacko.Rylie, who is being tormented by an ex-client, must convince her new love that she is in serious trouble not delusional, as he fears - before it is too late.This is one of those kinds of books that you are either going to love or hate. As I was reading this book I had to keep asking myself if these characters were in the ninth grade or if they were adults.The characters are not well fleshed out at all and are not believable even in a speculative fiction way.The mystery of who is after Rylie is tenuous at best and silly at the very least.
Rylie, who is being tormented by an ex-client, Convinced that she will never find true love because of a family curse, Rylie dedicates her life to helping lonely local werewolves meet their soul mates through her company Got a Mate Dating Service.
The presumably comedic bits are not funny, as a matter of fact I found them down-right silly (not in a good way) and served to do nothing for the story.
Pacing for the plot is nonexistent and the narration is choppy with unbelievable dialogue.
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