The Last House on Needless Street by Catriona Ward

The Last House on Needless Street

Catriona Ward

fiction horror thriller dark mysterious tense medium-paced

341 pages | first published 2021

Description

In a boarded-up house on a dead-end street at the edge of the wild Washington woods lives a family of three. A teenage girl who isn’t allowed outside, not after last time. A man who drinks alone in front of his TV, trying to ignore the gaps in h...
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Moods

dark 96%
mysterious 81%
tense 65%
emotional 45%
sad 44%
challenging 42%
reflective 13%
hopeful 7%
informative 7%
adventurous 5%
funny 2%
inspiring 1%

Pace

medium 64%
slow 18%
fast 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 54% | A mix: 41% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

Yes: 68% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 3%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 59% | No: 23% | Yes: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 37% | It's complicated: 31% | Yes: 26% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 1%

Average rating

4.06