And the Mountains Echoed

Khaled Hosseini

fiction historical
emotional sad slow-paced

432 pages | first published 2012

What the community thinks

summary of 2650 ratings (see reviews)

Moods

emotional 87%
sad 81%
reflective 60%
hopeful 27%
challenging 24%
inspiring 24%
dark 15%
tense 9%
adventurous 6%
lighthearted 3%
mysterious 3%

Pace

medium 46%
slow 43%
fast 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 81% | A mix: 18%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 52% | Yes: 42% | No: 4%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 54% | Yes: 41% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 91% | No: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 61% | No: 19% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 9%

Average rating

4.04