Wild Women and the Blues by Denny S. Bryce

Wild Women and the Blues

Denny S. Bryce

fiction historical reflective medium-paced

384 pages | first published 2021

Description

Ordinary People meets Chicago the musical as played out in the city's Black Belt, Wild Women and the Blues is a mainstream historical fiction novel that weaves the stories of a grieving film student in 2015 and an ambitious chorus girl in 1925 in ...
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Moods

mysterious 70%
dark 43%
adventurous 37%
emotional 37%
reflective 37%
tense 29%
informative 18%
challenging 13%
sad 10%
hopeful 8%
inspiring 5%

Pace

medium 73%
slow 17%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 54% | Character: 24% | Plot: 21%

Strong character development?

Yes: 44% | No: 29% | It's complicated: 26%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 63% | Yes: 22% | No: 13%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 63% | No: 24% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.71