These Violent Delights by Micah Nemerever

These Violent Delights

Micah Nemerever

fiction lgbtqia+ challenging dark reflective slow-paced

448 pages | first published 2020

Description

The Secret History meets Call Me by Your Name in Micah Nemerever's compulsively readable debut novel—a feverishly taut Hitchcockian story about two college students, each with his own troubled past, whose escalating obsession with one another lead...
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Moods

dark 97%
tense 81%
emotional 51%
challenging 38%
sad 38%
mysterious 28%
reflective 23%
adventurous 3%
informative 0%

Pace

slow 54%
medium 41%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 82% | A mix: 16% | Plot: 0%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 34% | No: 14% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 51% | No: 38% | Yes: 10%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 53% | Yes: 21% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 98% | It's complicated: 1%

Average rating

4.09