The Dead and the Dark by Courtney Gould

The Dead and the Dark

Courtney Gould

fiction lgbtqia+ thriller young adult dark emotional mysterious medium-paced

384 pages | first published 2021

Description

Courtney Gould's thrilling YA debut The Dead and the Dark is about the things that lurk in dark corners, the parts of you that can't remain hidden, and about finding home in places--and people--you didn't expect. The Dark has been waiting for far ...
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Moods

dark 100%
mysterious 91%
tense 69%
emotional 65%
reflective 30%
adventurous 21%
hopeful 21%
sad 21%
challenging 17%
inspiring 4%

Pace

medium 69%
fast 26%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 63% | Plot: 26% | Character: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 78% | It's complicated: 21%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 27%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 10% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 58% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 11%

Average rating

4.22