The Missing American by Kwei Quartey

The Missing American

Emma Djan Investigation #1

Kwei Quartey

fiction mystery dark mysterious reflective medium-paced

432 pages | first published 2020

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Accra private investigator Emma Djan's first missing persons case will lead her to the darkest depths of the email scams and fetish priests in Ghana, the world's Internet capital. When her dreams of rising through the police ranks like her late fa...
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Summary of 133 reviews

Moods

mysterious 78%
adventurous 67%
dark 57%
tense 39%
informative 25%
sad 14%
challenging 10%
emotional 7%
funny 3%
hopeful 3%
lighthearted 3%

Pace

medium 68%
fast 17%
slow 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 56% | Plot: 32% | Character: 12%

Strong character development?

Yes: 52% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 8%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 57% | Yes: 30% | No: 7% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 92% | N/A: 3% | No: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 39% | Yes: 30% | It's complicated: 26% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

3.65

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