Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney

Conversations with Friends

Sally Rooney

fiction contemporary reflective medium-paced

304 pages | first published 2017

Description

A sharply intelligent novel about two college students and the strange, unexpected connection they forge with a married couple.Frances is twenty-one years old, cool-headed, and darkly observant. A college student and aspiring writer, she devotes h...
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Moods

reflective 74%
emotional 72%
sad 28%
dark 21%
funny 20%
tense 16%
challenging 14%
lighthearted 7%
hopeful 6%
relaxing 5%
inspiring 3%
adventurous 1%
mysterious 1%
informative 0%

Pace

medium 62%
slow 18%
fast 18%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 90% | A mix: 8% | Plot: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 34% | No: 19% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 44% | No: 35% | Yes: 19% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 68% | Yes: 15% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 96% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 0%

Average rating

3.87