Tehanu by Ursula K. Le Guin

277 pages first pub 1990 (editions)

fiction classics fantasy young adult dark emotional reflective slow-paced

Description

In this fourth novel in the Earthsea series, we rejoin the young priestess the Tenar and powerful wizard Ged. Years before, they had helped each other at a time of darkness and danger. Together, they shared an adventure like no other. Tenar has si...

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Community Reviews Summary of 5,063 reviews

Moods

reflective 68%
emotional 65%
dark 51%
adventurous 42%
hopeful 27%
challenging 26%
mysterious 25%
sad 25%
tense 21%
inspiring 17%
relaxing 3%
informative 1%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

slow 47%
medium 45%
fast 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 71% | A mix: 23% | Plot: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 9% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 6% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 59% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 15%

Average rating

4.12

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