My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell

My Dark Vanessa

Kate Elizabeth Russell

372 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction contemporary literary dark emotional sad medium-paced

Description

Exploring the psychological dynamics of the relationship between a precocious yet naïve teenage girl and her magnetic and manipulative teacher, a brilliant, all-consuming read that marks the explosive debut of an extraordinary new writer.2000. Bri...

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Community Reviews Summary of 51,882 reviews

Moods

dark 97%
emotional 76%
sad 68%
challenging 57%
tense 42%
reflective 39%
informative 5%
hopeful 3%
mysterious 3%
inspiring 2%

Pace

medium 71%
slow 17%
fast 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 29% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 52% | It's complicated: 40% | No: 6%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 55% | No: 37% | Yes: 5% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 77% | N/A: 8% | It's complicated: 7% | Yes: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 1%

Average rating

4.21

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