Learwife by J.R. Thorp

Learwife

J.R. Thorp

328 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction historical literary dark emotional reflective slow-paced

Description

"I am the queen of two crowns, banished fifteen years, the famed and gilded woman, bad-luck baleful girl, mother of three small animals, now gone. I am fifty-five years old. I am Lear's wife. I am here."Word has come. Care-bent King Lear is dead, ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 140 reviews

Moods

dark 73%
emotional 73%
reflective 70%
sad 45%
mysterious 27%
challenging 26%
tense 6%
funny 4%
informative 1%
inspiring 1%

Pace

slow 79%
medium 19%
fast 1%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 90% | A mix: 3% | Plot: 3% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

No: 37% | It's complicated: 35% | Yes: 27%

Loveable characters?

No: 48% | It's complicated: 38% | Yes: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 86% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 4% | Yes: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 4%

Average rating

3.62

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