We Are Okay by Nina LaCour

We Are Okay

Nina LaCour

240 pages first pub 2017 (editions)

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ young adult emotional reflective sad slow-paced

Description

Winner of the 2018 Michael L. Printz Award -- An achingly beautiful novel about grief and the enduring power of friendship. "Short, poetic and gorgeously written." --The New York Times Book Review"A beautiful, devastating piece of art. --Bookpage ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 17,533 reviews

Moods

emotional 91%
sad 78%
reflective 66%
hopeful 34%
dark 24%
challenging 13%
inspiring 11%
mysterious 11%
tense 9%
relaxing 3%
adventurous 1%
funny 1%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

medium 41%
slow 39%
fast 19%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 84% | A mix: 12% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 67% | No: 14% | It's complicated: 10% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.03

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