Bloody Genius by John Sandford

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Virgil Flowers will have to watch his back--and his mouth--as he investigates a college culture war turned deadly in another one of Sandford's "madly entertaining Virgil Flowers mysteries" (New York Times Book Review). At the local state universit...

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mysterious 92%
tense 50%
adventurous 35%
funny 28%
dark 14%
lighthearted 7%
sad 7%


medium 57%
fast 35%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 66% | A mix: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 50% | No: 30% | It's complicated: 20%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 30% | No: 20%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | Yes: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 66% | It's complicated: 22% | Yes: 11%

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