Finnikin of the Rock by Melina Marchetta

Finnikin of the Rock

Lumatere Chronicles #1

Melina Marchetta

fiction fantasy romance young adult adventurous slow-paced

416 pages | first published 2008

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Finnikin of the Rock and his guardian, Sir Topher, have not been home to their beloved Lumatere for ten years. Not since the dark days when the royal family was murdered and the kingdom put under a terrible curse. But then Finnikin is summoned to ...
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Summary of 2838 reviews

Moods

adventurous 92%
emotional 75%
dark 50%
hopeful 39%
mysterious 33%
tense 33%
challenging 15%
inspiring 15%
sad 15%
reflective 11%
funny 3%

Pace

medium 72%
slow 24%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 72% | Character: 16% | Plot: 11%

Strong character development?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 37% | No: 35% | It's complicated: 22% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 59% | No: 26% | It's complicated: 14%

Average rating

3.96

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