The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett

The Colour of Magic

Discworld #1

Terry Pratchett

288 pages first pub 1983 (editions)

fiction fantasy adventurous funny lighthearted fast-paced

Description

 In the beginning there was… a turtle. Somewhere on the frontier between thought and reality exists the Discworld, a parallel time and place which might sound and smell very much like our own, but which looks completely different. Particularly as ...

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Moods

adventurous 92%
funny 92%
lighthearted 73%
mysterious 10%
relaxing 8%
hopeful 4%
inspiring 3%
challenging 2%
reflective 2%
emotional 1%
tense 1%

Pace

fast 54%
medium 38%
slow 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 39% | Plot: 38% | Character: 20%

Strong character development?

No: 55% | Yes: 21% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 78% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 8%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 39% | No: 34% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 59% | No: 21% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

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