Penric's Demon by Lois McMaster Bujold

109 pages first pub 2015 (editions)

fiction fantasy adventurous mysterious medium-paced

Description

On his way to his betrothal, young Lord Penric comes upon a riding accident with an elderly lady on the ground, her maidservant and guardsmen distraught. As he approaches to help, he discovers that the lady is a Temple divine, servant to the five ...

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Moods

adventurous 89%
lighthearted 64%
funny 59%
hopeful 22%
mysterious 16%
relaxing 11%
emotional 6%
inspiring 5%
reflective 3%
challenging 1%
dark 1%
tense 1%

Pace

fast 53%
medium 43%
slow 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Character: 30% | Plot: 20%

Strong character development?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 14%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 96% | It's complicated: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 51% | It's complicated: 32% | Yes: 11% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 57% | Yes: 24% | It's complicated: 17%

Average rating

4.09

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