Last Summer on State Street by Toya Wolfe

Last Summer on State Street

Toya Wolfe

fiction contemporary emotional reflective sad medium-paced

224 pages | first published 2022

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For fans of Jacqueline Woodson and Brit Bennett, a striking coming-of-age debut about friendship, community, and resilience, set in the housing projects of Chicago during one life-changing summer.Even when we lose it all, we find the strength to r...
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Summary of 267 reviews

Moods

emotional 86%
sad 72%
reflective 62%
dark 40%
challenging 34%
tense 28%
hopeful 20%
informative 20%
inspiring 7%
adventurous 2%

Pace

medium 64%
fast 30%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 51% | Character: 44% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 54% | It's complicated: 41% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 87% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 42% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 23%

Average rating

4.37

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