fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ adventurous dark tense medium-paced

529 pages | first published 2021

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On the far outreaches of a crumbling desert empire, two women–a princess and a soldier–will haggle over the price of a nation in this richly imagined, breath-taking sapphic epic fantasy filled with rebellion, espionage, and assassinations. Tourai...
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Summary of 1225 reviews

Moods

adventurous 78%
dark 69%
tense 63%
emotional 48%
challenging 44%
sad 18%
reflective 15%
hopeful 11%
mysterious 11%
inspiring 9%
funny 3%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 59%
slow 28%
fast 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 63% | Character: 21% | Plot: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 5%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 33% | No: 14%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 98% | It's complicated: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 3%

Average rating

4.0

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