Sharp Objects

Gillian Flynn

fiction crime mystery thriller
dark mysterious tense fast-paced

254 pages | first published 2006

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Moods

dark 99%
mysterious 80%
tense 75%
emotional 33%
sad 25%
challenging 20%
reflective 10%
adventurous 4%
relaxing 1%
funny 0%
informative 0%

Pace

medium 54%
fast 37%
slow 7%

Strong character development?

Yes: 47% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 15% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

No: 47% | It's complicated: 45% | Yes: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 84% | Yes: 7% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters centre-stage?

Yes: 95% | It's complicated: 2% | N/A: 1% | No: 1%

Average rating

3.84