Red Rising by Pierce Brown

382 pages first pub 2014 (editions)

fiction dystopian science fiction adventurous dark tense medium-paced
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The Earth is dying. Darrow is a Red, a miner in the interior of Mars. His mission is to extract enough precious elements to one day tame the surface of the planet and allow humans to live on it. The Reds are humanity's last hopeOr so it appears, u...

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Moods

adventurous 89%
dark 74%
tense 68%
emotional 37%
challenging 26%
sad 15%
inspiring 13%
mysterious 13%
hopeful 9%
funny 7%
reflective 7%

Pace

medium 51%
fast 42%
slow 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 60% | Plot: 22% | Character: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 8%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 49% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 13%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 44% | No: 29% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 58% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 18% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.11

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