Far from the Light of Heaven by Tade Thompson

Far from the Light of Heaven

Tade Thompson

fiction science fiction adventurous dark mysterious fast-paced

400 pages | first published 2021

Description

Tense and thrilling, Arthur C. Clarke Award winner Tade Thompson makes a triumphant return to science fiction with this unforgettable vision of humanity's future among the stars. The colony ship Ragtime docks in the Lagos system, having traveled ...
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Moods

mysterious 78%
adventurous 75%
dark 63%
tense 58%
challenging 18%
emotional 9%
funny 6%
reflective 4%
sad 4%
hopeful 1%
informative 1%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

medium 46%
fast 46%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 61% | A mix: 32% | Character: 6%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 41% | No: 41% | Yes: 16% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 41% | No: 34% | Yes: 24%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 92% | No: 3% | It's complicated: 1% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 36% | Yes: 33% | It's complicated: 28% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.59