Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

Wuthering Heights

Emily Brontë

fiction classics romance dark slow-paced

464 pages | first published 1847

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Wuthering Heights is a wild, passionate story of the intense and almost demonic love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, a foundling adopted by Catherine's father. After Mr Earnshaw's death, Heathcliff is bullied and humiliated by Catherine...
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Moods

dark 91%
emotional 57%
mysterious 46%
sad 45%
tense 41%
challenging 28%
reflective 21%
adventurous 7%
funny 1%
hopeful 1%
inspiring 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

slow 63%
medium 33%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 73% | A mix: 21% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 38% | Yes: 33% | No: 27%

Loveable characters?

No: 65% | It's complicated: 27% | Yes: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 72% | It's complicated: 12% | Yes: 10% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 1%

Average rating

3.67