The Duke and I by Julia Quinn

The Duke and I

Bridgerton #1

Julia Quinn

fiction historical romance funny lighthearted medium-paced

480 pages | first published 2000

Description

From New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn comes the first novel in the beloved Regency-set world of her charming, powerful Bridgerton family, now a series created by Shonda Rhimes for Netflix. In the ballrooms and drawing rooms of Rege...
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Moods

lighthearted 82%
funny 49%
emotional 38%
relaxing 20%
hopeful 19%
adventurous 5%
sad 3%
tense 3%
inspiring 2%
reflective 2%
challenging 1%
dark 1%
mysterious 1%
informative 0%

Pace

medium 54%
fast 38%
slow 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 56% | A mix: 28% | Plot: 15% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 56% | No: 21% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 22% | No: 13% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 85% | Yes: 6% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 8% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.35