Book of Night by Holly Black

Book of Night

Holly Black

fiction fantasy dark mysterious tense medium-paced

306 pages | first published 2022

Edition information

Description

In Charlie Hall's world, shadows can be altered, for entertainment and cosmetic preferences-but also to increase power and influence. You can alter someone's feelings-and memories-but manipulating shadows has a cost, with the potential to take hou...
Browse similar books...

Plus

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...

Community Reviews

Summary of 2465 reviews

Moods

dark 89%
mysterious 82%
adventurous 48%
tense 45%
emotional 20%
challenging 11%
sad 9%
funny 8%
reflective 3%
hopeful 1%

Pace

medium 61%
slow 27%
fast 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 60% | Plot: 24% | Character: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 39% | No: 30% | It's complicated: 29%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 30% | No: 22%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 52% | Yes: 31% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 6%

Average rating

3.55

See all reviews...