Near the Bone by Christina Henry

Near the Bone

Christina Henry

fiction fantasy horror thriller dark medium-paced

336 pages | first published 2021

Description

A woman trapped on a mountain attempts to survive more than one kind of monster, in a dread-inducing horror novel from the national bestselling author Christina Henry. Mattie can't remember a time before she and William lived alone on a mountain ...
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Moods

dark 96%
tense 85%
mysterious 65%
emotional 37%
adventurous 31%
sad 29%
challenging 24%
hopeful 7%
reflective 5%
inspiring 2%

Pace

medium 51%
fast 43%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 58% | Plot: 23% | Character: 18%

Strong character development?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 7% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 26% | No: 22%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 57% | Yes: 28% | N/A: 9% | It's complicated: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 44% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 23% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.81