The Institute by Stephen King

The Institute

Stephen King

fiction horror thriller adventurous dark mysterious fast-paced

837 pages | first published 2019

Description

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It. "This is King at his best" (The St. Louis Post-Dispatch). In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street...
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Moods

dark 84%
mysterious 69%
tense 67%
adventurous 66%
emotional 36%
sad 24%
challenging 13%
hopeful 10%
inspiring 5%
funny 4%
reflective 4%
informative 0%
lighthearted 0%
relaxing 0%

Pace

medium 52%
fast 33%
slow 14%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 58% | Plot: 24% | Character: 15% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 77% | No: 11% | It's complicated: 10% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 74% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 7% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 73% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 43% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

4.07