Finding Joy by Adriana Herrera

Finding Joy

Adriana Herrera

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ romance emotional hopeful lighthearted slow-paced

241 pages | first published 2020

Description

As his twenty-sixth birthday approaches, Desta Joy Walker finds himself in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the one place he's been actively avoiding most of his life. For Desta, the East African capital encompasses some of the happiest and saddest parts of...
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Moods

emotional 76%
hopeful 76%
lighthearted 58%
inspiring 38%
reflective 33%
adventurous 20%
funny 20%
relaxing 10%
informative 7%
tense 7%
challenging 5%
sad 2%

Pace

medium 65%
fast 23%
slow 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 56% | A mix: 31% | Plot: 12%

Strong character development?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 97% | It's complicated: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 8%

Average rating

4.13