fiction horror science fiction thriller challenging fast-paced

371 pages | first published 1987

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A group of American scientists are rushed to a huge vessel that has been discovered resting on the ocean floor in the middle of the South Pacific. What they find defies their imaginations and mocks their attempts at logical explanation. It is a sp...
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Moods

adventurous 82%
mysterious 75%
tense 69%
dark 52%
challenging 22%
reflective 15%
informative 10%
emotional 9%
funny 3%
hopeful 2%
inspiring 2%
sad 1%

Pace

fast 63%
medium 32%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 57% | A mix: 34% | Character: 8%

Strong character development?

No: 46% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 25% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 48% | It's complicated: 34% | Yes: 14% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 53% | No: 32% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 65% | No: 17% | It's complicated: 15% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.67

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