Was the time period important to the story? No, time period was not important. Take out the electronics and this could happen in any year/century.
What alternative title would you choose for this book? Would have titled it, Children Of The Night.
What did you like about it? That the author is trying to make everyone aware about this horrible thing happening to children.
What did you dislike? Eric. I will leave it as that.
Disclosure: I received a review copy of this book from the author.