The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

The Great Alone

Kristin Hannah

fiction historical adventurous emotional medium-paced

435 pages | first published 2018

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Alaska, 1974.Unpredictable. Unforgiving. Untamed.For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival.Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man. When he loses yet another job, he makes an impulsive d...
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Moods

emotional 88%
adventurous 79%
sad 61%
dark 50%
tense 45%
challenging 36%
reflective 29%
hopeful 26%
inspiring 20%
informative 5%
mysterious 2%
lighthearted 0%
relaxing 0%

Pace

medium 68%
fast 18%
slow 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Character: 48% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 5% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 52% | It's complicated: 38% | No: 7% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 49% | Yes: 39% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 10% | N/A: 0%

Average rating

4.24