The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood

The Year of the Flood

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Margaret Atwood

fiction dystopian science fiction adventurous challenging dark medium-paced

449 pages | first published 2009

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The times and species have been changing at a rapid rate, and the social compact is wearing as thin as environmental stability. Adam One, the kindly leader of the God's Gardeners--a religion devoted to the melding of science and religion, as well ...
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Moods

dark 69%
adventurous 65%
reflective 48%
tense 44%
emotional 37%
mysterious 33%
challenging 30%
sad 19%
hopeful 8%
funny 7%
informative 2%
inspiring 2%

Pace

medium 69%
slow 24%
fast 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 56% | Character: 30% | Plot: 12%

Strong character development?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 8% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 51% | It's complicated: 34% | No: 13%

Diverse cast of characters?

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Flaws of characters a main focus?

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