Killing Eve: Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings

Killing Eve: Codename Villanelle

Killing Eve #1

Luke Jennings

fiction crime mystery thriller adventurous dark mysterious fast-paced

224 pages | first published 2017

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The breakneck thriller that inspired TV sensation Killing Eve, starring Sandra Oh, "unlike any other spy drama you've seen" (Daily Beast). Villanelle (a codename, of course) is one of the world's most skilled assassins. A catlike psychopath whose...
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Moods

adventurous 69%
dark 69%
mysterious 65%
tense 55%
funny 17%
challenging 7%
emotional 5%
lighthearted 1%
reflective 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

fast 58%
medium 36%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 46% | Plot: 29% | Character: 23%

Strong character development?

No: 51% | It's complicated: 25% | Yes: 21% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 39% | It's complicated: 38% | No: 20%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 43% | No: 33% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 61% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 13% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.27

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