The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

The Girl of Ink and Stars

Kiran Millwood Hargrave

fiction fantasy middle grade adventurous mysterious fast-paced

228 pages | first published 2016

Description

Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2017, and the British Book Awards' Children's Book of Year 2017 Forbidden to leave her island, Isabella Riosse dreams of the faraway lands her father once mapped.When her closest friend disappears i...
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Moods

adventurous 98%
mysterious 59%
emotional 32%
hopeful 28%
tense 23%
inspiring 19%
sad 19%
dark 16%
lighthearted 11%
challenging 5%
reflective 4%
relaxing 1%

Pace

fast 63%
medium 29%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 47% | A mix: 43% | Character: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 45% | No: 30% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 74% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 11% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 47% | No: 32% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 9%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 62% | It's complicated: 18% | Yes: 16% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.55