The Daughters of Ys by M.T. Anderson

The Daughters of Ys

M.T. Anderson with Jo Rioux (Illustrator)

206 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction fantasy graphic novel young adult adventurous emotional fast-paced

Description

Ys, city of wealth and wonder, has a history of dark secrets.Queen Malgven used magic to raise the great walls that keep Ys safe from the tumultuous sea. But after the queen’s inexplicable death, her daughters drift apart. Rozenn, the heir to the ...

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Moods

dark 81%
adventurous 63%
mysterious 58%
emotional 37%
sad 33%
tense 21%
reflective 17%
challenging 4%
informative 2%
hopeful 1%
inspiring 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

fast 75%
medium 22%
slow 1%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 51% | Character: 31% | Plot: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 45% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 20% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 27% | No: 20% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 83% | Yes: 6% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 3% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.78

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