El buen nombre by Jhumpa Lahiri

El buen nombre

Jhumpa Lahiri with Juanjo Estrella (Translator)

fiction contemporary emotional reflective medium-paced

298 pages | first published 2003

Description

Ashoke Ganguli es un joven universitario bengalí que sobrevive a un terrible accidente ferroviario. Tras una lenta y dolorosa recuperación, decide seguir el consejo de un anónimo compañero de viaje y, tras un matrimonio de conveniencia, se traslad...
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Moods

reflective 84%
emotional 77%
sad 29%
hopeful 25%
inspiring 18%
challenging 10%
informative 9%
relaxing 6%
adventurous 5%
lighthearted 5%
tense 5%
funny 3%
dark 2%

Pace

medium 62%
slow 31%
fast 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 84% | A mix: 12% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 10%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 89% | No: 6% | It's complicated: 2% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 8% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.01