Things We Say in the Dark by Kirsty Logan

Things We Say in the Dark

Kirsty Logan

fiction fantasy horror short stories dark mysterious slow-paced

226 pages | first published 2019

Description

A shocking collection of dark stories, ranging from chilling contemporary fairytales to disturbing supernatural fiction, by a talented writer who has been compared to Angela Carter.So here we go, into the dark.Some things can’t be spoken about in ...

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Moods

dark 100%
mysterious 75%
tense 62%
challenging 41%
emotional 37%
sad 34%
reflective 27%
funny 6%
hopeful 6%
adventurous 3%
inspiring 3%

Pace

medium 50%
fast 28%
slow 21%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 75% | A mix: 12% | N/A: 12%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 56% | N/A: 26% | No: 13% | Yes: 4%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 68% | No: 13% | N/A: 9% | Yes: 9%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 12% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 61% | N/A: 28% | It's complicated: 9%

Average rating

4.17