Termush by Sven Holm

Termush

Sven Holm with Jeff VanderMeer (Contributor), Sylvia Clayton (Translator)

119 pages first pub 1967 (editions)

fiction dystopian literary science fiction dark mysterious tense medium-paced

Description

Introduced by Jeff VanderMeer - 'a classic: stunning, dangerous, darkly beautiful' - welcome to the post-apocalyptic White Lotus: a luxury hotel at the end of the world in this lost 1967 dystopia ...'Chilling and prescient.' Andrew Hunter Murray '...

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Community Reviews Summary of 421 reviews

Moods

dark 79%
mysterious 55%
tense 48%
reflective 45%
challenging 32%
sad 18%
adventurous 10%
emotional 8%
funny 2%
informative 2%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 41%
fast 33%
slow 24%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 42% | A mix: 38% | Character: 16% | N/A: 4%

Strong character development?

No: 73% | It's complicated: 17% | Yes: 5% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

No: 72% | It's complicated: 21% | N/A: 3% | Yes: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 78% | It's complicated: 10% | N/A: 9% | Yes: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 47% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.38

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