A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab

A Gathering of Shadows

Shades of Magic #2

V.E. Schwab

512 pages first pub 2016 (editions)

fiction fantasy adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

Description

It has been four months since a mysterious obsidian stone fell into Kell's possession. Four months since his path crossed with Delilah Bard. Four months since Prince Rhy was wounded, and since the nefarious Dane twins of White London fell, and fou...

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Moods

adventurous 97%
dark 50%
mysterious 48%
tense 44%
emotional 31%
funny 18%
challenging 13%
hopeful 4%
lighthearted 4%
sad 4%
inspiring 3%
reflective 3%

Pace

medium 62%
fast 20%
slow 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 58% | Character: 22% | Plot: 18%

Strong character development?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 14% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 69% | No: 17% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 68% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 12% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

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