This Night So Dark by Meagan Spooner, Amie Kaufman

109 pages first pub 2014 (editions)

fiction science fiction short stories young adult adventurous emotional tense fast-paced
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 Don't miss the breathtaking short story that connects the first two novels in the Starbound trilogy, These Broken Stars and This Shattered World. Tarver still has nightmares about the night, six months before the Icarus crash, when he rescued a g...

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tense 77%
adventurous 66%
dark 55%
emotional 22%
challenging 11%
hopeful 11%
mysterious 11%
sad 11%


fast 80%
medium 20%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 71% | Character: 28%

Strong character development?

No: 37% | It's complicated: 25% | N/A: 25% | Yes: 12%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 62% | No: 12% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

It's complicated: 37% | No: 25% | Yes: 25% | N/A: 12%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 71% | It's complicated: 28%

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