fiction classics science fiction short stories challenging lighthearted reflective slow-paced

224 pages | first published 1950

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The three laws of Robotics:1) A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.2) A robot must obey orders given to it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.3) A ro...
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Moods

reflective 69%
adventurous 47%
challenging 46%
mysterious 25%
informative 21%
inspiring 14%
funny 12%
hopeful 11%
lighthearted 10%
dark 9%
tense 8%
emotional 6%
relaxing 2%
sad 2%

Pace

medium 57%
fast 25%
slow 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 57% | Character: 18% | A mix: 16% | N/A: 7%

Strong character development?

No: 61% | It's complicated: 22% | Yes: 10% | N/A: 5%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 37% | No: 33% | It's complicated: 22% | N/A: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 65% | It's complicated: 16% | Yes: 15% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 42% | Yes: 31% | It's complicated: 21% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

4.01