The Library of Legends by Janie Chang

The Library of Legends

Janie Chang

fiction fantasy historical emotional informative mysterious medium-paced

400 pages | first published 2020

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"The Library of Legends is a gorgeous, poetic journey threaded with mist and magic about a group from a Chinese university who take to the road to escape the Japanese invasion of 1937 - only to discover that danger stalks them from within. Janie C...
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Summary of 1240 reviews

Moods

adventurous 72%
emotional 57%
hopeful 36%
reflective 36%
sad 35%
informative 31%
mysterious 31%
inspiring 20%
tense 15%
challenging 11%
dark 11%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

medium 61%
slow 32%
fast 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 53% | Character: 23% | Plot: 22%

Strong character development?

Yes: 54% | No: 29% | It's complicated: 16%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 10%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 20% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 39% | No: 34% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.79

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