The Good Son by You-Jeong Jeong

The Good Son

You-Jeong Jeong with Chi-Young Kim (Translator)

fiction horror mystery thriller dark mysterious tense slow-paced

320 pages | first published 2016

Description

"Ingeniously twisted." --Entertainment Weekly, "Must List" "Will leave even the most seasoned crime fiction readers guessing." --CrimeReads Jeong] maintains suspense about her inhuman-seeming protagonist's fate until the bitter end." --The Wall S...
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Moods

dark 98%
tense 80%
mysterious 66%
challenging 15%
sad 13%
emotional 9%
reflective 6%
adventurous 5%

Pace

medium 46%
slow 30%
fast 23%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 54% | A mix: 38% | Plot: 6%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 45% | Yes: 28% | No: 25% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 68% | It's complicated: 27% | Yes: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 62% | Yes: 24% | N/A: 7% | It's complicated: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 98% | It's complicated: 1%

Average rating

3.63