Murder by Other Means by John Scalzi

Murder by Other Means

The Dispatcher #2

John Scalzi

192 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction fantasy mystery science fiction adventurous dark tense fast-paced

Description

From Hugo-winning author John Scalzi comes an exciting sequel to The New York Times best-selling hit The Dispatcher.The Dispatcher: Murder by Other Means clocks in at 37,000 words, far longer than the tale that kicked off the series.Welcome to the...

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Moods

mysterious 82%
dark 62%
adventurous 55%
tense 44%
funny 15%
challenging 6%
emotional 6%
reflective 2%
informative 1%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 1%
sad 1%

Pace

fast 74%
medium 24%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 72% | A mix: 21% | Character: 5%

Strong character development?

No: 67% | It's complicated: 15% | Yes: 14% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 38% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 24% | N/A: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 22% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 52% | Yes: 29% | It's complicated: 15% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.94

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