fiction classics fantasy adventurous dark slow-paced

334 pages | first published 1954

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Classic hardback edition of the second volume of The Lord of the Rings, featuring Tolkien’s original unused dust-jacket design. Includes special packaging and the definitive edition of the text, with fold-out map.Frodo and the Companions of the Ri...
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Summary of 29148 reviews

Moods

adventurous 99%
dark 42%
emotional 37%
tense 32%
hopeful 27%
challenging 23%
inspiring 22%
mysterious 21%
funny 11%
reflective 9%
sad 7%
relaxing 5%
lighthearted 4%

Pace

slow 56%
medium 39%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Plot: 44% | Character: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 68% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 14% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 39% | Yes: 33% | It's complicated: 22% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 40% | Yes: 33% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.34

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