fiction fantasy young adult adventurous slow-paced

464 pages | first published 2019

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The first book in an epic new series about a princess hiding a dark secret and the con man she must trust to clear her name for her father's murder. In the Cyrilian Empire, Affinites are reviled. Their varied gifts to control the world around the...
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Summary of 1563 reviews

Moods

adventurous 93%
dark 65%
emotional 40%
tense 40%
mysterious 24%
challenging 17%
sad 13%
funny 11%
hopeful 11%
inspiring 8%
reflective 4%
lighthearted 2%
relaxing 2%

Pace

medium 69%
fast 21%
slow 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 56% | Plot: 23% | Character: 19% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 69% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 11%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 62% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 11% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 55% | No: 20% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | No: 12% | It's complicated: 11%

Average rating

3.74

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