Fathomless, by Jackson Pearce
Updated: Feb 17
Jackson Pearce has taken myth, legend and fable and made them entirely her own. In Fathomless Pearce takes the mysterious creatures known a mermaids and crafts them into beasts of the deep with even more mysterious origins and lives.
Celia is a harbourer of memories, she can see into the past. Knowing what has already been always seemed so insignificant to Celia, until she meets Lo.
Lo’s memory is drowning in the vastness of the ocean. She is transforming into a nymph, an ocean girl, a mermaid, terms to pretty for the soul-less monster she knows she’s becoming.
When handsome Jude falls into the ocean Celia and Lo rescue him. But soon they find themselves competing. Celia for Jude’s love, Lo for so much more. There’s only one way for Lo to earn back her humanity. Persuade a mortal to love her, and steal his soul.
In classic Pearce style Fathomless connects with her other novels, but stands alone as strongly as it does beside its brethren.
In this incredibly crafted look at the darker side of underwater living it is impossible not to become enticed by Pearces almost romantic rendering of evil.
Fathomless is a quick, enjoyable read, made fresh by perfectly crafted characters who bring the story alive with their pain, passion and desires.
This suspense filled novel will hold every ounce of your attention to the last page and leave you wanting more from Pearce.
We Give Fathomless Four Stars
Cover price £6.99
Available as an eBook