At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen

At the Water's Edge

Sara Gruen

fiction historical romance adventurous emotional medium-paced

348 pages | first published 2015

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After embarrassing themselves at the social event of the year in high society Philadelphia on New Year’s Eve of 1942, Maddie and Ellis Hyde are cut off financially by Ellis’s father, a former army Colonel who is already embarrassed by his son’s in...
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Summary of 2339 reviews

Moods

emotional 87%
adventurous 64%
tense 35%
mysterious 29%
dark 25%
reflective 25%
sad 19%
hopeful 9%
informative 3%

Pace

medium 60%
slow 22%
fast 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 58% | A mix: 34% | Plot: 6%

Strong character development?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 6%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 56% | Yes: 23% | No: 20%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 82% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 7% | Yes: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 20%

Average rating

3.62

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