Afterparties by Anthony Veasna So

Afterparties

Anthony Veasna So

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ literary short stories emotional reflective medium-paced

272 pages | first published 2021

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Seamlessly transitioning between the absurd and the tenderhearted, balancing acerbic humor with sharp emotional depth, Afterparties offers an expansive portrait of the lives of Cambodian-Americans. As the children of refugees carve out radical new...
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Moods

reflective 81%
emotional 78%
funny 44%
sad 39%
dark 28%
challenging 25%
hopeful 18%
informative 17%
inspiring 11%
adventurous 7%
lighthearted 6%
tense 5%
mysterious 2%

Pace

medium 60%
slow 21%
fast 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 71% | A mix: 21% | N/A: 4% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 43% | It's complicated: 36% | N/A: 10% | No: 8%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 47% | It's complicated: 43% | No: 6% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 4% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 59% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 6% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.03

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