Beasts of a Little Land by Juhea Kim

Beasts of a Little Land

Juhea Kim

fiction historical literary emotional reflective sad medium-paced

416 pages | first published 2021

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An epic story of love, war, and redemption set against the backdrop of the Korean independence movement, following the intertwined fates of a young girl sold to a courtesan school and the penniless son of a hunterIn 1917, deep in the snowy mountai...
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Summary of 769 reviews

Moods

emotional 83%
sad 63%
reflective 60%
dark 38%
challenging 32%
informative 30%
adventurous 24%
tense 17%
hopeful 16%
inspiring 11%
funny 1%
mysterious 1%

Pace

medium 65%
slow 29%
fast 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 53% | Character: 37% | Plot: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 6%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 48% | Yes: 40% | No: 9%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 78% | No: 8% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 59% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 17% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.05

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