Not So Pure and Simple by Lamar Giles

Not So Pure and Simple

Lamar Giles

400 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction contemporary young adult emotional lighthearted reflective fast-paced

Description

Hysterical. I couldn't put it down." (Nic Stone) I laughed, I gasped, I church grunted through every chapter. (Tiffany D. Jackson) Heartfelt and hilarious on every page (Justin A. Reynolds)4 starred reviews * An Indie Next List Pick Two-time Edg...

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Community Reviews Summary of 779 reviews

Moods

funny 77%
reflective 60%
emotional 44%
hopeful 38%
informative 37%
lighthearted 34%
challenging 26%
inspiring 20%
tense 9%
relaxing 5%
adventurous 4%
sad 2%
mysterious 1%

Pace

medium 60%
fast 27%
slow 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 61% | A mix: 33% | Plot: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 11%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 95% | No: 2% | It's complicated: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 97% | It's complicated: 1% | No: 1%

Average rating

4.03

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