Matrix by Lauren Groff

Matrix

Lauren Groff

fiction historical literary challenging emotional reflective medium-paced

272 pages | first published 2021

Description

Seventeen-year-old Marie, too wild for courtly life, is thrown to the dogs one winter morning, expelled from the royal court to become the prioress of an abbey. Marie is strange - tall, a giantess, her elbows and knees stick out, ungainly. At firs...
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Moods

reflective 78%
emotional 48%
challenging 40%
dark 22%
inspiring 19%
mysterious 18%
adventurous 14%
informative 14%
hopeful 12%
sad 12%
tense 7%
funny 6%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 48%
slow 45%
fast 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 80% | A mix: 17% | Plot: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 43% | It's complicated: 42% | No: 14%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 64% | It's complicated: 16% | Yes: 13% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 9% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.92