Siete casas vacías by Samanta Schweblin

Siete casas vacías

Samanta Schweblin

128 pages first pub 2015 (editions)

fiction short stories dark funny reflective medium-paced

Description

Las casas son siete, y están vacías. La narradora, según Rodrigo Fresán, es "una científica cuerda contemplando locos, o gente que está pensando seriamente en volverse loca". Y la cordura, como siempre, es superficial.Samanta Schweblin nos arrastr...

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Community Reviews Summary of 411 reviews

Moods

dark 77%
mysterious 62%
tense 49%
reflective 43%
emotional 36%
sad 27%
challenging 26%
funny 6%
adventurous 2%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 59%
fast 27%
slow 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 43% | Character: 40% | N/A: 11% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 38% | No: 22% | N/A: 20% | Yes: 18%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 53% | No: 35% | N/A: 7% | Yes: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 61% | No: 18% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 58% | It's complicated: 29% | N/A: 12%

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3.68

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