Ariadne by Jennifer Saint

Ariadne

Jennifer Saint

fiction fantasy historical literary adventurous emotional slow-paced

320 pages | first published 2021

Description

A mesmerizing debut novel for fans of Madeline Miller's Circe. Ariadne, Princess of Crete, grows up greeting the dawn from her beautiful dancing floor and listening to her nursemaid's stories of gods and heroes. But beneath her golden palace echo...
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Moods

emotional 78%
adventurous 58%
sad 45%
reflective 39%
dark 32%
tense 16%
challenging 12%
mysterious 10%
inspiring 7%
hopeful 6%
informative 6%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 55%
slow 34%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 51% | A mix: 39% | Plot: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 59% | It's complicated: 27% | No: 12%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 51% | Yes: 33% | No: 15%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 75% | It's complicated: 10% | Yes: 10% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 74% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 12% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.91