The Monsters We Defy by Leslye Penelope

The Monsters We Defy

Leslye Penelope

fiction fantasy historical adventurous mysterious tense medium-paced

400 pages | first published 2022

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Clara Johnson talks to spirits. A gift that saved her during her darkest moments in a Washington D. C. jail. Now a curse that’s left her indebted to the cunning spirit world.So, when the Empress, the powerful spirit who holds her debt, offers her ...
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Summary of 184 reviews

Moods

adventurous 85%
mysterious 77%
tense 35%
emotional 34%
dark 24%
hopeful 22%
informative 19%
challenging 18%
inspiring 18%
reflective 18%
funny 16%
sad 5%
lighthearted 4%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 79%
fast 14%
slow 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 67% | Plot: 23% | Character: 8%

Strong character development?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 5%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 95% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 53% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 19% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.33

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