The Matzah Ball by Jean Meltzer

The Matzah Ball

Jean Meltzer

fiction contemporary romance emotional hopeful lighthearted medium-paced

416 pages | first published 2021

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Rachel Rubenstein-Goldblatt is a nice Jewish girl with a shameful secret: she loves Christmas. For a decade she’s hidden her career as a Christmas romance novelist from her family. Her talent has made her a bestseller even as her chronic illness h...
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Summary of 1221 reviews

Moods

lighthearted 81%
funny 63%
emotional 43%
hopeful 43%
inspiring 20%
relaxing 10%
informative 9%
reflective 8%
adventurous 3%
sad 2%
tense 1%

Pace

medium 63%
fast 31%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 44% | Character: 40% | Plot: 15%

Strong character development?

Yes: 75% | No: 14% | It's complicated: 9%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 10%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 19% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 87% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 5%

Average rating

3.55

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