Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Gone Girl

Gillian Flynn

fiction mystery thriller dark mysterious tense fast-paced

560 pages | first published 2012

Description

On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t...
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Moods

dark 92%
mysterious 84%
tense 76%
emotional 17%
challenging 15%
adventurous 14%
funny 7%
reflective 7%
sad 4%
inspiring 1%
hopeful 0%
informative 0%
lighthearted 0%
relaxing 0%

Pace

medium 53%
fast 36%
slow 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 61% | Character: 22% | Plot: 15% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 39% | It's complicated: 37% | No: 21% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 59% | It's complicated: 34% | Yes: 6% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 85% | Yes: 5% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 1% | N/A: 0%

Average rating

4.02