Under the Pendulum Sun by Jeannette Ng

Under the Pendulum Sun

Jeannette Ng

fiction fantasy horror adventurous dark mysterious slow-paced

416 pages | first published 2017

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Two Victorian missionaries head into darkest fairyland, to deliver their message to the godless magical beings who dwell there… at the risk of losing their own souls. Catherine Helstone’s brother, Laon, has disappeared in Arcadia, legendary land ...
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Summary of 520 reviews

Moods

mysterious 88%
dark 86%
challenging 40%
tense 33%
adventurous 31%
reflective 22%
emotional 11%
sad 6%

Pace

slow 60%
medium 40%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 68% | A mix: 24% | Plot: 8%

Strong character development?

Yes: 41% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 21%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 45% | No: 45% | Yes: 9%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 48% | It's complicated: 28% | Yes: 15% | N/A: 7%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 88% | No: 7% | It's complicated: 4%

Average rating

3.53

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