fiction fantasy young adult adventurous challenging medium-paced

362 pages | first published 2018

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In the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency—extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed to add time to one’s own lifespan. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings, tax the poor to the hilt, extending their own lives by centuries.No one resen...
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Summary of 4982 reviews

Moods

adventurous 88%
mysterious 70%
dark 35%
tense 34%
emotional 25%
challenging 14%
sad 11%
hopeful 7%
lighthearted 6%
inspiring 4%
reflective 4%
funny 3%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 54%
fast 29%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 49% | Plot: 31% | Character: 18%

Strong character development?

Yes: 46% | No: 34% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 54% | No: 23% | It's complicated: 21%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 67% | Yes: 15% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 40% | Yes: 37% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 5%

Average rating

3.68

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