The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

The Inexplicable Logic of My Life

Benjamin Alire Sáenz

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ young adult emotional hopeful reflective slow-paced

464 pages | first published 2017

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A "mesmerizing, poetic exploration of family, friendship, love and loss" from the acclaimed author of Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe. (New York Times Book Review) Sal used to know his place with his adoptive gay father, ...
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Moods

emotional 94%
hopeful 65%
reflective 63%
sad 48%
inspiring 43%
funny 25%
lighthearted 18%
adventurous 10%
challenging 8%
relaxing 8%
dark 4%
informative 4%
tense 4%

Pace

medium 55%
slow 32%
fast 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 87% | A mix: 11% | Plot: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 2% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 87% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 3% | No: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 5% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.11