Dark Rise by C.S. Pacat

Dark Rise

Dark Rise #1

C.S. Pacat

464 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ young adult adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced
Powered by AI (Beta)
Loading...

Description

Sixteen-year-old dock boy Will is on the run, pursued by the men who killed his mother. Then an old servant tells him of his destiny to fight beside the Stewards, who have sworn to protect humanity if the Dark King ever returns. Will is thrust int...

Read more

Community Reviews Summary of 5,484 reviews

Moods

adventurous 86%
dark 83%
mysterious 67%
tense 53%
emotional 36%
challenging 15%
sad 12%
hopeful 5%
reflective 4%
inspiring 3%
funny 2%

Pace

medium 66%
fast 17%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Plot: 23% | Character: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 69% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 80% | No: 8% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 54% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 13% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.13

See all reviews...

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...