Members Only

Sameer Pandya

fiction contemporary
challenging funny reflective medium-paced

288 pages | first published 2020

Members Only follows an Indian-American college professor through one week, as he's chastised for being racist by his all-white tennis club following a major misstep with an African-American potential new member, and denounced as a reverse racist by a group of conservative students.

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funny 62%
reflective 50%
challenging 25%
dark 25%
emotional 25%
tense 25%
hopeful 12%
inspiring 12%
sad 12%


medium 88%
fast 11%

Strong character development?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 40%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 60% | No: 20% | Yes: 20%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 16%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

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