Real Tigers by Mick Herron

336 pages first pub 2016 (editions)

fiction mystery thriller mysterious fast-paced

Description

London’s Slough House is where disgraced MI5 operatives are reassigned to spend the rest of their spy careers pushing paper. But when one of these “slow horses” is kidnapped by a former soldier bent on revenge, the agents must breach the defenses ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 917 reviews

Moods

adventurous 75%
mysterious 71%
tense 60%
funny 59%
dark 37%
challenging 9%
lighthearted 9%
emotional 4%
informative 1%
reflective 1%
sad 1%

Pace

fast 60%
medium 37%
slow 2%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Plot: 47% | Character: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 43% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 26%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 51% | It's complicated: 42% | No: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

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

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 9% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.09

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