At Night All Blood Is Black by David Diop

At Night All Blood Is Black

David Diop with Anna Moschovakis (Translator)

fiction historical literary challenging dark sad medium-paced

160 pages | first published 2018

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Heartbreaking and poetic. --The GuardianOne of the Wall Street Journal's 11 best books of the fallNamed a most anticipated book by Literary Hub Electric Literature The Millions Refinery29Selected by students across France to win the Prix Goncourt ...
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Summary of 1637 reviews

Moods

dark 96%
challenging 50%
sad 45%
emotional 43%
reflective 37%
tense 34%
mysterious 13%
adventurous 4%
informative 3%

Pace

medium 47%
fast 36%
slow 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 82% | A mix: 14% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 47% | Yes: 35% | No: 14% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 48% | No: 41% | Yes: 8% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 69% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 9% | No: 2% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.85

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