A Boy of Good Breeding by Miriam Toews

A Boy of Good Breeding

Miriam Toews

fiction contemporary reflective slow-paced

248 pages | first published 1998

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Life in Winnipeg didn’t go as planned for Knute and her daughter. But living back in Algren with her parents and working for the longtime mayor, Hosea Funk, has its own challenges: Knute finds herself mixed up with Hosea’s attempts to achieve his ...
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Summary of 100 reviews

Moods

lighthearted 75%
emotional 50%
funny 50%
hopeful 25%
relaxing 25%
sad 25%

Pace

fast 50%
slow 25%
medium 25%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 75% | Plot: 25%

Strong character development?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 25%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 50%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 50%

Average rating

3.69

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