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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Community Reviews Summary of 3,493 reviews

Moods

adventurous 98%
mysterious 56%
dark 55%
emotional 36%
tense 32%
hopeful 28%
funny 14%
inspiring 13%
sad 12%
challenging 10%
reflective 8%
lighthearted 6%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 65%
slow 25%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 60% | Plot: 27% | Character: 11%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | No: 10% | It's complicated: 8%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 52% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 42% | Yes: 33% | It's complicated: 21% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.05

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