Crimson Wind picks up right where Bitter Night left off..with you frantically turning the pages to keep up with the action. Francis has a knack for writing fast paced scenes.
With book two you get a glimpse into the mind of Alexander, the potential love interest for Max. Well, he could be if the world would stop falling apart and need rescuing and if Max could swallow her fears and take a chance. He is a character that really begins to grow on you, will have you rooting for him.