Beren and Lúthien by J.R.R. Tolkien

Beren and Lúthien

Middle-earth Universe

J.R.R. Tolkien with Alan Lee (Illustrator)

fiction classics fantasy adventurous mysterious slow-paced

288 pages | first published 2017

Description

The tale of Beren and L thien was, or became, an essential element in the evolution of The Silmarillion, the myths and legends of the First Age of the World conceived by J.R.R. Tolkien. Returning from France and the battle of the Somme at the end ...
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Moods

adventurous 87%
emotional 60%
sad 39%
inspiring 33%
challenging 27%
dark 24%
hopeful 24%
informative 21%
reflective 15%
tense 12%
lighthearted 9%
mysterious 9%
funny 3%
relaxing 3%

Pace

slow 66%
medium 30%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 57% | Plot: 35% | Character: 7%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 35% | No: 28% | Yes: 21% | N/A: 14%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 85% | N/A: 7% | No: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 42% | Yes: 28% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 14%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 64% | It's complicated: 14% | Yes: 14% | N/A: 7%

Average rating

3.96