Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley

fiction science fiction dark reflective medium-paced

288 pages | first published 1932

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Brave New World is a dystopian novel written in 1931 by English author Aldous Huxley, and published in 1932. Largely set in a futuristic World State of genetically modified citizens and an intelligence-based social hierarchy, the novel anticipates...
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Moods

dark 73%
reflective 68%
challenging 46%
tense 23%
adventurous 19%
sad 15%
mysterious 14%
emotional 12%
informative 8%
funny 5%
inspiring 2%
hopeful 1%

Pace

medium 64%
slow 22%
fast 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 40% | Character: 29% | Plot: 27% | N/A: 2%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 36% | Yes: 33% | No: 28% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 69% | It's complicated: 22% | Yes: 5% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 60% | It's complicated: 19% | Yes: 16% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 59% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 16% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.76