fiction contemporary dark emotional funny medium-paced

353 pages | first published 2019

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Queenie is a twenty-five-year-old Black woman living in south London, straddling Jamaican and British culture whilst slotting neatly into neither. She works at a national newspaper where she’s constantly forced to compare herself to her white, mid...
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Moods

emotional 85%
funny 57%
reflective 49%
hopeful 41%
dark 33%
sad 31%
challenging 26%
inspiring 25%
tense 10%
lighthearted 8%
informative 7%
adventurous 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 69%
fast 22%
slow 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 88% | A mix: 10% | Plot: 1% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 2% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 56% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 9% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 97% | It's complicated: 1% | N/A: 0% | No: 0%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 95% | It's complicated: 3% | N/A: 0% | No: 0%

Average rating

3.88