The Magnificent Monsters of Cedar Street by Lauren Oliver

The Magnificent Monsters of Cedar Street

Lauren Oliver

fiction fantasy historical middle grade adventurous medium-paced

348 pages | first published 2020

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Cordelia Clay loves the work she and her father do together: saving and healing the remarkable creatures around Boston at the end of the nineteenth century. Their home on Cedar Street is full to the brim with dragons, squelches, and diggles, and C...
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adventurous 100%
emotional 40%
funny 40%
inspiring 40%
lighthearted 40%
mysterious 40%


slow 50%
medium 50%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 75% | A mix: 25%

Strong character development?

Yes: 75% | No: 25%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | Yes: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

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