The Shadow in the Glass by J.J.A. Harwood

The Shadow in the Glass

J.J.A. Harwood

fiction fantasy emotional mysterious medium-paced

416 pages | first published 2021

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Once upon a time Ella had wished for more than her life as a lowly maid. Now forced to work hard under the unforgiving, lecherous gaze of the man she once called stepfather, Ella’s only refuge is in the books she reads by candlelight, secreted awa...
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Summary of 386 reviews

Moods

dark 92%
mysterious 67%
tense 44%
emotional 36%
sad 28%
adventurous 18%
challenging 12%
hopeful 5%
reflective 4%

Pace

medium 55%
slow 31%
fast 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 45% | A mix: 35% | Plot: 18%

Strong character development?

Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 34% | No: 29%

Loveable characters?

No: 51% | It's complicated: 35% | Yes: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 74% | Yes: 17% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 2% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.16

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