Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Malibu Rising

Taylor Jenkins Reid

369 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction historical emotional reflective medium-paced

Description

A lifetime holding it together. One party will bring it crashing down.Malibu: August, 1983. It's the day of Nina Riva's annual end-of-summer party, and anticipation is at a fever pitch. Everyone wants to be around the famous Rivas: Nina, the talen...

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Moods

emotional 86%
reflective 55%
hopeful 34%
sad 31%
inspiring 22%
adventurous 20%
tense 16%
funny 14%
lighthearted 13%
mysterious 10%
challenging 8%
relaxing 8%
dark 6%

Pace

medium 60%
fast 32%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 65% | A mix: 28% | Plot: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 78% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 52% | Yes: 30% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 5%

Average rating

4.19

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