The Sisters of Saint Nicola of The Almost Perpetual Motion vs the Lurch by Garth Nix

The Sisters of Saint Nicola of The Almost Perpetual Motion vs the Lurch

Garth Nix

34 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

fiction science fiction short stories adventurous fast-paced

Description

A new short story from Garth Nix, best-selling author of the Old Kingdom series.In this raucous, steampunk tale a sacred order of scientist nuns battle against vicious Invaders from Mars and their murderous machines in an ongoing conflict that has...

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Community Reviews Summary of 23 reviews

Moods

adventurous 90%
lighthearted 27%
challenging 18%
funny 18%
mysterious 18%
tense 18%
dark 9%
hopeful 9%

Pace

fast 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 50% | A mix: 37% | Character: 12%

Strong character development?

No: 71% | Yes: 28%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 42%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 42% | It's complicated: 28% | Yes: 28%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 100%

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3.84

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