The Iron Trial by Holly Black, Cassandra Clare

295 pages first pub 2014 (editions)

fiction fantasy middle grade adventurous mysterious medium-paced
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Most kids would do anything to pass the Iron Trial. Not Callum Hunt. He wants to fail. All his life, Call has been warned by his father to stay away from magic. If he succeeds at the Iron Trial and is admitted into the Magisterium, he is sure it c...

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Community Reviews Summary of 8,177 reviews

Moods

adventurous 96%
mysterious 56%
funny 32%
lighthearted 23%
dark 20%
tense 19%
emotional 12%
challenging 10%
hopeful 4%
relaxing 3%
inspiring 2%
reflective 1%
sad 1%

Pace

medium 56%
fast 38%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 57% | Plot: 23% | Character: 17%

Strong character development?

Yes: 68% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 11% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 19% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 67% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 10% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.81

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