Furies of Calderon by Jim Butcher

Furies of Calderon

Codex Alera #1

Jim Butcher

504 pages first pub 2004 (editions)

fiction fantasy adventurous mysterious medium-paced

Description

For a thousand years, the people of Alera have united against the aggressive and threatening races that inhabit the world, using their unique bond with the furies - elementals of earth, air, fire, water, and metal. But now, Gaius Sextus, First Lor...

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Moods

adventurous 100%
tense 38%
dark 31%
mysterious 29%
emotional 22%
challenging 11%
funny 11%
hopeful 10%
inspiring 9%
lighthearted 9%
sad 5%
reflective 3%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 66%
fast 23%
slow 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Plot: 38% | Character: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 70% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 7% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 29% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 50% | No: 32% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 2%

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