The Map of Stars by Laura Ruby

The Map of Stars

York #3

Laura Ruby

528 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction fantasy middle grade adventurous lighthearted mysterious fast-paced
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The thrilling conclusion to two-time National Book Award finalist Laura Ruby's epic adventure through the streets of an alternate New York City.It was only a few days ago that Tess Biedermann, Theo Biedermann, and Jaime Cruz, along with a mysterio...

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Community Reviews Summary of 181 reviews


adventurous 100%
mysterious 83%
lighthearted 38%
hopeful 33%
tense 33%
emotional 16%
funny 16%
inspiring 16%
dark 5%
reflective 5%
sad 5%


medium 52%
fast 47%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 52% | Plot: 47%

Strong character development?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 33% | No: 20%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 11%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 53% | It's complicated: 40% | Yes: 6%

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