Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson

Red at the Bone

Jacqueline Woodson

fiction historical literary challenging emotional medium-paced

208 pages | first published 2019

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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR A spectacular novel that only this legend can pull off. -Ibram X. Kendi, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of HOW TO BE AN ANTIRACIST, in The Atlantic An exquisite tale of fa...
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Moods

emotional 90%
reflective 76%
sad 43%
challenging 28%
hopeful 19%
inspiring 12%
dark 8%
tense 5%
mysterious 2%
adventurous 1%
funny 1%
informative 1%
relaxing 1%
lighthearted 0%

Pace

medium 50%
fast 31%
slow 18%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 89% | A mix: 9% | Plot: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 64% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 9% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 6% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 92% | No: 5% | It's complicated: 0% | N/A: 0%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 2% | N/A: 0%

Average rating

4.16