Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

Jamie Ford

fiction historical romance emotional reflective slow-paced

301 pages | first published 2009

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Sentimental, heartfelt....the exploration of Henry's changing relationship with his family and with Keiko will keep most readers turning pages...A timely debut that not only reminds readers of a shameful episode in American history, but cautions u...
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Moods

emotional 94%
reflective 72%
sad 60%
hopeful 50%
informative 36%
inspiring 31%
challenging 17%
adventurous 8%
dark 7%
lighthearted 5%
funny 3%
tense 3%
mysterious 1%

Pace

medium 60%
slow 26%
fast 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 60% | Character: 32% | Plot: 7%

Strong character development?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 7%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 4% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 41% | Yes: 30% | It's complicated: 25% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.86

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