The Moonlight Blade by Tessa Barbosa

The Moonlight Blade

Tessa Barbosa

370 pages first pub 2023 (editions)

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

Description

I promised my mother I would never come to Bato-Ko…and yet here I am.Narra Jal is one of the cursed, cast aside her whole life, considered unlucky. But with her mother’s life on the line, she will return to the city where she was born to face the ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 70 reviews

Moods

adventurous 85%
mysterious 59%
dark 37%
tense 37%
emotional 25%
challenging 22%
reflective 11%
sad 11%
hopeful 7%
inspiring 7%
funny 3%

Pace

medium 60%
slow 24%
fast 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Character: 25% | Plot: 25%

Strong character development?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 10% | N/A: 5%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 18%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 86% | No: 13%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 25% | No: 5%

Average rating

3.2

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