fiction classics horror slow-paced

256 pages

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Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read At the age of eighteen, Mary Shelley, while staying in the Swiss Alps with her lover Percy Shelley, Lord Byron, and others, conceived the tale of Dr. Victor Frankenst...

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Moods

dark 94%
tense 55%
emotional 52%
mysterious 44%
reflective 44%
challenging 41%
sad 36%
adventurous 19%
funny 5%

Pace

slow 50%
medium 41%
fast 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 35% | Character: 28% | Plot: 28% | N/A: 7%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 48% | Yes: 30% | No: 21%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 40% | Yes: 9%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 83% | It's complicated: 12% | Yes: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 96% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.78