fiction fantasy adventurous dark emotional medium-paced

1007 pages | first published 2010

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From #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson, The Way of Kings, Book One of the Stormlight Archive begins an incredible new saga of epic proportion. Roshar is a world of stone and storms. Uncanny tempests of incredible power sweep a...

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Moods

adventurous 95%
emotional 47%
mysterious 38%
dark 35%
tense 33%
challenging 28%
inspiring 28%
hopeful 19%
reflective 17%
funny 9%
sad 9%
lighthearted 2%
informative 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 51%
slow 45%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 67% | Character: 28% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 2% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 2% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 10% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.59