The Quantum Thief by Hannu Rajaniemi

The Quantum Thief

Jean le Flambeur #1

Hannu Rajaniemi

336 pages first pub 2010 (editions)

fiction science fiction adventurous challenging mysterious medium-paced

Description

The Quantum Thief is a Kirkus Reviews Best of 2011 Science Fiction & Fantasy title. One of Library Journal's Best SF/Fantasy Books of 2011  Jean le Flambeur is a post-human criminal, mind burglar, confidence artist, and trickster. His origins ...

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Moods

adventurous 90%
mysterious 57%
challenging 53%
tense 17%
funny 14%
dark 9%
lighthearted 7%
reflective 6%
inspiring 4%
relaxing 4%
hopeful 3%
emotional 1%
informative 1%
sad 1%

Pace

medium 54%
fast 40%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 54% | Plot: 36% | Character: 9%

Strong character development?

No: 37% | It's complicated: 31% | Yes: 31%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 35% | No: 35% | Yes: 28%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 52% | It's complicated: 27% | No: 18% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 15% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

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