The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

The Nightingale

Kristin Hannah

fiction historical emotional slow-paced

438 pages | first published 2015

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A #1 New York Times bestseller, Wall Street Journal Best Book of the Year, and soon to be a major motion picture, this unforgettable novel of love and strength in the face of war has enthralled a generation.France, 1939 - In the quiet village of C...
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Moods

emotional 90%
sad 74%
inspiring 49%
adventurous 40%
dark 40%
tense 38%
challenging 27%
reflective 27%
hopeful 23%
informative 15%
mysterious 4%

Pace

medium 60%
slow 25%
fast 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 64% | Character: 25% | Plot: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 51% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 50% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 19% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.49