Madam: A Novel by Phoebe Wynne

Madam: A Novel

Phoebe Wynne

368 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction historical mystery thriller dark mysterious medium-paced

Description

Discover the secrets of Caldonbrae Hall in this riveting, modern gothic debut set at an all girls' boarding school perched on a craggy Scottish peninsula.For 150 years, high above rocky Scottish cliffs, Caldonbrae Hall has sat untouched, a beacon ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 1,603 reviews

Moods

dark 96%
mysterious 82%
tense 57%
challenging 25%
emotional 22%
sad 16%
reflective 8%
adventurous 6%
hopeful 3%
inspiring 2%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 53%
slow 36%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 44% | Plot: 30% | Character: 23%

Strong character development?

Yes: 40% | No: 34% | It's complicated: 25%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 44% | No: 39% | Yes: 15%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 76% | It's complicated: 12% | Yes: 9% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 36% | No: 35% | It's complicated: 26% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.28

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