Better Than the Movies by Lynn Painter

Better Than the Movies

Better Than the Movies #1

Lynn Painter

368 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction contemporary romance young adult funny lighthearted medium-paced

Description

Perfect for fans of Kasie West and Jenn Bennett, this “sweet and funny” (Kerry Winfrey, author of Waiting for Tom Hanks) teen rom-com follows a hopelessly romantic teen girl and her cute yet obnoxious neighbor as they scheme to get her noticed by ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 34,566 reviews

Moods

lighthearted 90%
funny 81%
emotional 48%
hopeful 38%
relaxing 25%
inspiring 12%
reflective 8%
adventurous 6%
sad 6%
challenging 1%
tense 1%

Pace

medium 54%
fast 41%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 53% | A mix: 36% | Plot: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 9% | No: 8% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 64% | Yes: 16% | N/A: 11% | It's complicated: 7%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 62% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 15% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.23

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