The Forest by Thomas Ott

The Forest

Thomas Ott

32 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction graphic novel adventurous dark reflective medium-paced

Description

The Forest is a graphic novella told via twenty-five singular illustrations, without words, of which only Swiss artist Thomas Ott is capable. A young boy sneaks away from a family funeral and sinks into the forest depths, where he confronts man's ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 73 reviews

Moods

dark 90%
reflective 63%
emotional 54%
sad 50%
mysterious 31%
adventurous 27%
hopeful 18%
challenging 9%
relaxing 4%

Pace

fast 76%
medium 19%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 58% | A mix: 25% | Character: 16%

Strong character development?

N/A: 36% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 18%

Loveable characters?

N/A: 45% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 9%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 54% | N/A: 36% | It's complicated: 9%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 54% | N/A: 27% | It's complicated: 18%

Average rating

3.89

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