Fairy Tale by Stephen King

Fairy Tale

Stephen King

599 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

fiction fantasy thriller adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

Description

Charlie Reade looks like a regular high school kid, great at baseball and football, a decent student. But he carries a heavy load. His mom was killed in a hit-and-run accident when he was ten, and grief drove his dad to drink. Charlie learned how ...

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Moods

adventurous 97%
dark 56%
mysterious 55%
emotional 35%
tense 34%
hopeful 26%
funny 15%
inspiring 12%
sad 12%
challenging 11%
reflective 8%
lighthearted 5%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 62%
slow 28%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 59% | Plot: 27% | Character: 13%

Strong character development?

Yes: 78% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 10%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 55% | No: 25% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 43% | Yes: 33% | It's complicated: 21% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.99

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