fiction mystery dark mysterious slow-paced

390 pages | first published 2012

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The brilliant new novel in the New York Times bestselling series by Louise Penny, one of the most acclaimed crime writers of our time No outsiders are ever admitted to the monastery of Saint-Gilbert-Entre-les-Loups, hidden deep in the wilderness o...
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Summary of 1917 reviews

Moods

mysterious 89%
emotional 55%
reflective 47%
dark 44%
tense 32%
sad 19%
hopeful 14%
informative 13%
challenging 11%
inspiring 8%
adventurous 7%
relaxing 7%
funny 3%
lighthearted 2%

Pace

medium 46%
slow 45%
fast 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 64% | Character: 32% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 1% | No: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 54% | It's complicated: 39% | No: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 72% | Yes: 16% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 4%

Average rating

4.03

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