A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza

A Place for Us

Fatima Farheen Mirza

fiction contemporary literary emotional reflective slow-paced

385 pages | first published 2018

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A Place for Us unfolds the lives of an Indian-American Muslim family, gathered together in their Californian hometown to celebrate the eldest daughter, Hadia's, wedding - a match of love rather than tradition. It is here, on this momentous day, th...
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Moods

emotional 95%
reflective 90%
sad 61%
hopeful 39%
challenging 22%
inspiring 18%
tense 16%
dark 7%
informative 6%
relaxing 3%
funny 2%

Pace

slow 59%
medium 39%
fast 1%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 91% | A mix: 2% | N/A: 2% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 27% | No: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 87% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 4% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 1%

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4.33