Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Gone Girl

Gillian Flynn

fiction mystery thriller dark mysterious tense fast-paced

709 pages | first published 2012

Description

Marriage can be a real killer. One of the most critically acclaimed suspense writers of our time, "New York Times" bestseller Gillian Flynn takes that statement to its darkest place in this unputdownable masterpiece about a marriage gone terribly...
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Moods

dark 92%
mysterious 84%
tense 76%
emotional 18%
adventurous 15%
challenging 14%
funny 8%
reflective 7%
sad 4%
inspiring 1%
hopeful 0%
informative 0%
lighthearted 0%
relaxing 0%

Pace

medium 53%
fast 37%
slow 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 61% | Character: 22% | Plot: 15% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 40% | It's complicated: 37% | No: 21% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 58% | It's complicated: 34% | Yes: 6% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 85% | Yes: 5% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 1% | N/A: 0%

Average rating

4.02