Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Gone Girl

Gillian Flynn

fiction mystery thriller dark mysterious tense fast-paced

422 pages | first published 2012

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The "mercilessly entertaining" (Vanity Fair) instant classic "about the nature of identity and the terrible secrets that can survive and thrive in even the most intimate relationships" (Lev Grossman, Time). NAMED ONE...
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Moods

dark 92%
mysterious 84%
tense 76%
emotional 17%
adventurous 15%
challenging 15%
reflective 8%
funny 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: 62% | Character: 22% | Plot: 15% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 39% | It's complicated: 38% | No: 21% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 59% | 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: 92% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 1% | N/A: 0%

Average rating

4.02