Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Ready Player One

Ready Player One #1

Ernest Cline

374 pages first pub 2011 (editions)

fiction dystopian science fiction adventurous fast-paced

Description

It’s the year 2044, and the real world has become an ugly place. We’re out of oil. We’ve wrecked the climate. Famine, poverty and disease are widespread.Like most of humanity, Wade Watts escapes this depressing reality by spending his waking hours...

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Moods

adventurous 96%
funny 44%
tense 30%
lighthearted 26%
mysterious 20%
hopeful 15%
inspiring 11%
challenging 10%
emotional 9%
dark 8%
informative 5%
reflective 5%
relaxing 2%
sad 2%

Pace

fast 55%
medium 39%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 55% | A mix: 39% | Character: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 50% | No: 33% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 63% | No: 19% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 53% | Yes: 25% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 2%

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