A Magic Steeped in Poison by Judy I. Lin

A Magic Steeped in Poison

The Book of Tea #1

Judy I. Lin

364 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous emotional mysterious medium-paced

Description

Judy I. Lin's sweeping debut A Magic Steeped in Poison, first in a duology, is sure to enchant fans of Adrienne Young and Leigh Bardugo.I used to look at my hands with pride. Now all I can think is, "These are the hands that buried my mother."For ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 7,619 reviews

Moods

adventurous 87%
mysterious 66%
emotional 40%
tense 33%
dark 16%
hopeful 13%
challenging 11%
inspiring 10%
reflective 9%
sad 7%
lighthearted 6%
informative 4%
relaxing 4%
funny 2%

Pace

medium 68%
fast 21%
slow 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 55% | Plot: 35% | Character: 8%

Strong character development?

Yes: 57% | No: 23% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 9% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 74% | No: 13% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 40% | Yes: 36% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.84

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