My Policeman by Bethan Roberts

My Policeman

Bethan Roberts

fiction contemporary historical lgbtqia+ romance emotional reflective sad slow-paced

352 pages | first published 2012

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An exquisitely told, tragic tale of thwarted love. From the moment Marion first lays eyes on Tom -- her best friend's big brother, broad, blond, blue-eyed -- she is smitten. And when he comes home from National Service to be a policeman, Marion...
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Summary of 5041 reviews

Moods

emotional 87%
sad 78%
reflective 58%
tense 20%
challenging 19%
dark 14%
informative 7%
hopeful 6%
inspiring 6%
mysterious 3%
adventurous 2%
lighthearted 2%
relaxing 2%
funny 1%

Pace

medium 62%
slow 28%
fast 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 27% | Plot: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 43% | It's complicated: 40% | No: 14%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 49% | Yes: 32% | No: 17%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 39% | Yes: 34% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.07

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