A Study in Drowning by Ava Reid

A Study in Drowning

Ava Reid

384 pages first pub 2023 (editions)

fiction fantasy young adult dark emotional mysterious medium-paced

Description

When architecture student Effy Sayre wins a contest to design her favorite author's family manor, she finds herself on a remote, crumbling estate filled with disturbing secrets. With the help of a rival student, Effy must unravel a decades-old mys...

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Moods

mysterious 85%
dark 81%
emotional 57%
tense 46%
adventurous 41%
reflective 24%
sad 20%
challenging 18%
hopeful 15%
inspiring 13%
funny 1%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 71%
slow 17%
fast 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 63% | Character: 23% | Plot: 13%

Strong character development?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 7%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 74% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 8%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | Yes: 16% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 68% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 11% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.02

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