Um Gosto Mórbido por Ossos by Ellis Peters

Um Gosto Mórbido por Ossos

Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #1

Ellis Peters

fiction crime historical mystery dark mysterious reflective slow-paced

missing page info | first published 1977

Description

The ambitious head of Shrewsbury Abbey wants to acquire Saint Winifred's sacred remains for his Benedictine order. And when the ensuing controversy leads to murder, Brother Cadfael investigates.
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Moods

mysterious 92%
reflective 28%
lighthearted 24%
relaxing 24%
adventurous 16%
hopeful 12%
dark 8%
funny 8%
tense 8%
informative 4%
inspiring 4%

Pace

medium 56%
slow 28%
fast 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 42% | A mix: 35% | Character: 21%

Strong character development?

No: 45% | Yes: 31% | It's complicated: 22%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 8%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 82% | It's complicated: 17%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 36% | It's complicated: 31% | Yes: 27% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

3.71