Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Octavia E. Butler, Damian Duffy

Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation

Octavia E. Butler, Damian Duffy with John Jennings (Illustrator)

fiction science fiction adventurous challenging dark medium-paced

240 pages | first published 2017

Description

I lost an arm on my last trip home. Home is a new house with a loving husband in 1970s California that suddenly transformed in to the frightening world of the antebellum South. Dana, a young black writer, can't explain how she is transported acros...
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Moods

dark 87%
emotional 73%
tense 73%
challenging 64%
sad 42%
adventurous 33%
reflective 28%
informative 22%
mysterious 15%
inspiring 4%
hopeful 2%

Pace

fast 60%
medium 36%
slow 2%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 67% | Plot: 22% | Character: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 62% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 8%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 59% | Yes: 21% | No: 19%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 3% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 61% | It's complicated: 22% | No: 12% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.11