The Well of Ascension by Brandon Sanderson

The Well of Ascension

Mistborn #2

Brandon Sanderson

fiction fantasy adventurous dark medium-paced

590 pages | first published 2007

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Vin, the street urchin who has grown into the most powerful Mistborn in the land, and Elend Venture, the idealistic young nobleman who loves her, must build a healthy new society in the ashes of an empire. Three separate armies attack. As the sieg...
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Moods

adventurous 92%
mysterious 56%
tense 55%
dark 53%
emotional 41%
sad 15%
challenging 14%
hopeful 12%
reflective 9%
inspiring 8%
funny 6%
informative 1%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 0%

Pace

medium 59%
slow 28%
fast 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 63% | Plot: 21% | Character: 15% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 4% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 5% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 42% | Yes: 34% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 7% | N/A: 0%

Average rating

4.32