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fiction fantasy adventurous slow-paced

641 pages | first published 2012

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Young Corban watches enviously as boys become warriors, learning the art of war. He yearns to wield his sword and spear to protect his king's realm. But that day will come all too soon. Only when he loses those he loves will he learn the true pric...
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Community Reviews

Summary of 1498 reviews

Moods

adventurous 94%
dark 54%
tense 52%
emotional 39%
mysterious 34%
challenging 16%
sad 14%
hopeful 6%
inspiring 6%
funny 2%
reflective 2%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 57%
slow 32%
fast 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 61% | Plot: 19% | Character: 18%

Strong character development?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 9% | No: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 40% | Yes: 36% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 22% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.04

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