It's one of those modern world with weirdness books. I'm not sure how to talk about it without spoilers, but I will include one thing that might be a spoiler -- no sex happens. Sexual tension, alpha male stuff, violence... but no sex.
It isn't too dark in tone for me. The noirishness level is at a pale grey level. I think I'll get a couple of copies for the young adult collection.
I'm fighting a sinus infection and I'm really tired. I don't know whether I will stay up long enough to watch American Idol. While it is a guilty pleasure, the audition shows are my least favorite part of it.