A Dead Djinn in Cairo by P. Djèlí Clark

A Dead Djinn in Cairo

The Dead Djinn Universe #.5

P. Djèlí Clark with Suehyla El-Attar (Narrator)

fiction fantasy mystery short stories adventurous mysterious fast-paced

1 hours, 42 minutes | first published 2016

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Egypt, 1912. In an alternate Cairo infused with the otherworldly, the Ministry of Alchemy, Enchantments and Supernatural Entities investigate disturbances between the mortal and the (possibly) divine. What starts off as an odd suicide case for Spe...
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Moods

adventurous 89%
mysterious 82%
dark 35%
tense 19%
funny 14%
lighthearted 8%
challenging 3%
inspiring 2%
informative 1%
reflective 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

fast 87%
medium 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 80% | A mix: 18%

Strong character development?

No: 60% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 13% | Yes: 12%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 7% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 72% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 9% | Yes: 6%

Average rating

4.04