Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth

Plain Bad Heroines

Emily M. Danforth

618 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction historical horror lgbtqia+ adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

Description

BROOKHANTS SCHOOL FOR GIRLS. Infamous site of a series of tragic deaths over a hundred years ago. Soon to be the subject of a controversial horror movie about the rumoured ‘Brookhants curse’: In the early 1900’s, Brookhants students Flo and Clara ...

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Moods

mysterious 89%
dark 85%
tense 51%
adventurous 35%
funny 26%
emotional 24%
challenging 14%
reflective 11%
sad 9%
lighthearted 2%
hopeful 1%
informative 1%
inspiring 1%

Pace

medium 48%
slow 46%
fast 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 58% | Character: 25% | Plot: 15%

Strong character development?

Yes: 53% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 19% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 45% | It's complicated: 38% | No: 15%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 57% | No: 24% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 19% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.76

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