Here I Am by Jonathan Safran Foer

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Description

A monumental new novel from the bestselling author of Everything Is Illuminated and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.In the book of Genesis, when God calls out, "Abraham!" before ordering him to sacrifice his son, Isaac, Abraham responds, "Here...

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Moods

reflective 85%
emotional 73%
sad 48%
funny 43%
challenging 36%
hopeful 17%
dark 14%
inspiring 12%
tense 7%
adventurous 4%
informative 4%
lighthearted 2%
mysterious 2%
relaxing 2%

Pace

slow 59%
medium 36%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 75% | A mix: 21% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 27% | No: 9% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 48% | It's complicated: 35% | No: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 60% | It's complicated: 17% | Yes: 17% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 5%

Average rating

3.66

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