Often I Am Happy by Jens Christian Grøndahl

Often I Am Happy

Jens Christian Grøndahl

fiction literary emotional reflective slow-paced

176 pages | first published 2016

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"Often I am happy and yet I want to cry; / For no heart fully shares my joy." -B.S. IngemannEllinor is seventy. Her husband Georg has just passed away, and she is struck with the need to confide in someone. She addresses Anna, her long-dead best f...
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Summary of 89 reviews

Moods

emotional 100%
reflective 100%
sad 40%

Pace

slow 80%
medium 20%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 100%

Strong character development?

No: 100%

Loveable characters?

No: 50% | It's complicated: 25% | Yes: 25%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 20%

Average rating

3.53

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