Black Wings Beating by Alex London

Black Wings Beating

Skybound #1

Alex London

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ young adult adventurous emotional fast-paced

432 pages | first published 2018

Description

*An NBC Today Show Book Club Pick **A Seventeen Magazine Best YA Book of 2018 * *A Kirkus Best YA Fantasy Book of the Year**A We Need Diverse Books 2018 Must-Read* Epic thrills, heart-punching romance, and a marvel of a hero --Adam Silvera, New Y...

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Moods

adventurous 75%
tense 62%
emotional 50%
mysterious 50%
dark 37%
challenging 12%
hopeful 12%
inspiring 12%
reflective 12%

Pace

medium 42%
fast 42%
slow 14%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 100%

Strong character development?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 14%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 14%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 25%

Average rating

3.62