The Ones We Burn by Rebecca Mix

The Ones We Burn

Rebecca Mix

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ young adult adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

480 pages | first published 2022

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Love and duty collide in this richly imagined, atmospheric young adult debut about a witch whose dark powers put her at the center of a brewing war between the only family she’s ever known and the enemy who makes her question everything. Monste...
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Summary of 14 reviews


dark 83%
emotional 83%
adventurous 50%
funny 50%
hopeful 33%
tense 33%
challenging 16%
sad 16%


fast 50%
medium 33%
slow 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | N/A: 16% | Plot: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 16%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 20%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

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

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