The Councillor by E. J. Beaton

The Councillor

The Councillor #1

E. J. Beaton

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ adventurous mysterious tense slow-paced

448 pages | first published 2021

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This political fantasy follows a scholar’s quest to choose the next ruler of her nation amidst lies, conspiracy, and assassination When the death of Iron Queen Sarelin Brey fractures the realm of Elira, Lysande Prior, the palace scholar and the q...
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Summary of 197 reviews

Moods

adventurous 74%
mysterious 64%
tense 53%
dark 33%
emotional 33%
challenging 31%
reflective 19%
inspiring 9%
hopeful 7%
sad 6%
funny 5%
informative 2%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

slow 58%
medium 38%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 62% | Character: 22% | Plot: 15%

Strong character development?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 53% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 9%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 80% | No: 9% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 69% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 11% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.06

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