Finding My Voice by Marie Myung-Ok Lee

Finding My Voice

Marie Myung-Ok Lee

fiction young adult emotional hopeful reflective fast-paced

192 pages | first published 1992

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The groundbreaking Own Voices YA classic from Korean-American author Marie Myung-Ok Lee, reissued with a new foreword from Wicked Fox author Kat Cho. Seventeen-year-old Ellen Sung just wants to be like everyone else at her all-white school. But he...
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Summary of 117 reviews

Moods

hopeful 59%
emotional 50%
reflective 50%
inspiring 40%
lighthearted 31%
informative 18%
challenging 9%
adventurous 4%
funny 4%
tense 4%

Pace

fast 45%
medium 29%
slow 25%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 81% | Plot: 12% | A mix: 6%

Strong character development?

Yes: 70% | No: 20% | It's complicated: 10%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 42% | No: 31% | It's complicated: 26%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 9%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 15% | N/A: 5%

Average rating

3.46

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