The Daughters of Ys by M. T. Anderson

The Daughters of Ys

M. T. Anderson with Jo Rioux (Illustrator)

fiction fantasy graphic novel young adult adventurous emotional fast-paced

208 pages | first published 2020

Description

An Atlantis-like city from Celtic legend is the setting of The Daughters of Ys, a mythical graphic novel fantasy from National Book Award winner M. T. Anderson and artist Jo Rioux. Ys, city of wealth and wonder, has a history of dark secrets. Quee...
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Moods

dark 82%
adventurous 65%
mysterious 58%
emotional 29%
sad 24%
tense 19%
reflective 14%
challenging 3%
informative 3%
relaxing 3%
lighthearted 2%
hopeful 1%
inspiring 1%

Pace

fast 76%
medium 21%
slow 2%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 42% | Character: 33% | Plot: 24%

Strong character development?

Yes: 43% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 23% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 43% | No: 28% | Yes: 27%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 81% | It's complicated: 9% | Yes: 5% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.76