For the characters, the tropical resort slowly morphs into a poor vacation choice, and similarly “Mermaids in Paradise” transports the reader away from the originally promised literary paradise to a confusing land of overdone antics and lost potential.
“World Peace” is almost one-dimensional in its charged character. The result is an unrelenting odyssey into the self-assertive character that is Morrissey—a world that while initially fascinating becomes exhausting.
Despite the flashy packaging, "Donker Mag" lacks semblance of growth, except a few smidgens of thought that only serve to exacerbate the deficiency. Instead of feeling lively and saucy, everything ends up coming out well-executed but overblown.