Dominicana by Angie Cruz

Dominicana

Angie Cruz

336 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction historical literary emotional reflective sad medium-paced

Description

Fifteen-year-old Ana Cancion never dreamed of moving to America, the way the girls she grew up with in the Dominican countryside did. But when Juan Ruiz proposes and promises to take her to New York City, she has to say yes. It doesn’t matter that...

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Moods

emotional 87%
reflective 51%
sad 51%
hopeful 46%
inspiring 30%
challenging 29%
tense 22%
dark 18%
adventurous 10%
informative 10%
funny 5%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

medium 67%
fast 19%
slow 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 29% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 48% | Yes: 44% | No: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 84% | No: 8% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 49% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 24% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

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