Lady Henterman's Wardrobe by Marshall Ryan Maresca
Berkley Publishing Group
Sci Fi & Fantasy
Pub Date 06 Mar 2018
Lady Henterman’s Wardrobe is not one of Marshall Ryan Maresca’s best novels. Still, it is entertaining, with plenty of fast paced action. Indeed there is so much action, there is very little room for plot.
Asti & Verni Rynax are criminals, but their goal is to protect their community, rather than to simply line their pockets. But good intentions aren’t always enough to solve problems. In this case, the Rynax crew are trying to discover why their old neighborhood was burnt down and who is leading the toughs terrorizing the city. Plans as always go awry, but there is always some stopgap whether it is in the form of Verni’s inventions or Asti’s beast. Their crew is one of diverse talents. Things aren’t easy, but then again neither are they too difficult.
One small point that I disliked was the frivolous name. It made it difficult to take...