The Descent of the Drowned by Ana Lal Din

The Descent of the Drowned

Ana Lal Din

fiction young adult adventurous emotional slow-paced

360 pages | first published 2021

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She is bound to serve. He is meant to kill. Survival is their prison. Choice is their weapon.As the sacred slave of a goddess, Roma is of a lower caste that serves patrons to sustain the balance between gods and men. What she wants is her freedom,...
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Moods

dark 94%
tense 78%
challenging 68%
sad 63%
emotional 57%
adventurous 42%
mysterious 26%
informative 15%
inspiring 10%
reflective 10%
hopeful 5%
relaxing 5%

Pace

slow 63%
medium 27%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 55% | Character: 44%

Strong character development?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 10%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 41% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 23% | N/A: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 5%

Average rating

4.0