The Girl with the Make-Believe Husband by Julia Quinn

The Girl with the Make-Believe Husband

Rokesbys #2

Julia Quinn

fiction historical romance emotional slow-paced

384 pages | first published 2017

Description

While you were sleeping... With her brother Thomas injured on the battlefront in the Colonies, orphaned Cecilia Harcourt has two unbearable choices: move in with a maiden aunt or marry a scheming cousin. Instead, she chooses option three and trav...
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Moods

lighthearted 75%
emotional 68%
funny 42%
adventurous 37%
hopeful 21%
relaxing 15%
sad 15%
mysterious 11%
inspiring 5%
reflective 4%
challenging 2%
tense 2%
dark 1%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 45%
fast 27%
slow 26%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Character: 32% | Plot: 18%

Strong character development?

Yes: 37% | No: 35% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 91% | It's complicated: 3% | Yes: 3% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 54% | No: 29% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.7