fiction dystopian literary science fiction adventurous dark reflective medium-paced

missing duration info | first published 2014

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An audacious, darkly glittering novel about art, fame and ambition set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, from the author of three highly acclaimed previous novels. One snowy night a famous Hollywood actor slumps over and dies onstag...
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Summary of 34194 reviews

Moods

adventurous 60%
reflective 59%
dark 58%
emotional 51%
hopeful 38%
mysterious 32%
sad 32%
tense 31%
challenging 19%
inspiring 13%
funny 2%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 65%
slow 19%
fast 14%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 49% | Character: 36% | Plot: 13%

Strong character development?

Yes: 58% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 15% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 56% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 10%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 72% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 43% | No: 31% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.18

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