Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C. Clarke

Rendezvous with Rama

Rama #1

Arthur C. Clarke

252 pages first pub 1973 (editions)

fiction classics science fiction adventurous mysterious medium-paced

Description

"The enigmatic object christened Rama was detected while still outside the orbit of Jupiter. A first radar contact at such a distance was unprecedented, indicating that Rama was of exceptional size. As it raced through the Solar System, it became ...

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Moods

adventurous 87%
mysterious 82%
tense 29%
reflective 24%
inspiring 21%
informative 14%
hopeful 11%
challenging 9%
dark 3%
lighthearted 3%
funny 2%
emotional 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 51%
fast 27%
slow 21%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 88% | A mix: 7% | Character: 2% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

No: 86% | It's complicated: 7% | Yes: 3% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

No: 50% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 15% | N/A: 8%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 69% | Yes: 18% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 90% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 2% | Yes: 2%

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