Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen

fiction classics literary romance emotional lighthearted reflective slow-paced

352 pages | first published 1813

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Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife." So begins Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's wi...
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Moods

lighthearted 72%
funny 55%
emotional 50%
relaxing 32%
hopeful 30%
reflective 26%
inspiring 13%
challenging 9%
adventurous 6%
tense 3%
informative 2%
mysterious 1%
sad 1%

Pace

slow 53%
medium 42%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 27% | Plot: 6%

Strong character development?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

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

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 81% | Yes: 8% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 5%

Average rating

4.31