At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy Chevalier

At the Edge of the Orchard

Tracy Chevalier

fiction historical emotional reflective slow-paced

289 pages | first published 2016

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From internationally bestselling author Tracy Chevalier, a riveting drama of a pioneer family on the American frontier1838: James and Sadie Goodenough have settled where their wagon got stuck - in the muddy, stagnant swamps of northwest Ohio. They...
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Summary of 555 reviews

Moods

emotional 80%
sad 80%
reflective 66%
adventurous 47%
dark 38%
hopeful 28%
challenging 19%
informative 19%
inspiring 19%
mysterious 9%
tense 9%
funny 4%
lighthearted 4%

Pace

slow 50%
medium 37%
fast 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 50% | A mix: 35% | Plot: 15%

Strong character development?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 14%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 30% | Yes: 20%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 83% | It's complicated: 11% | Yes: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 5%

Average rating

3.55

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