A Local Habitation by Seanan McGuire

A Local Habitation

October Daye #2

Seanan McGuire

fiction fantasy mysterious slow-paced

377 pages | first published 2010

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October "Toby" Daye is a changeling, the daughter of Amandine of the fae and a mortal man. Like her mother, she is gifted in blood magic, able to read what has happened to a person through a mere taste of blood. Toby is the only changeling who has...
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Summary of 1738 reviews

Moods

adventurous 82%
mysterious 82%
dark 53%
tense 32%
emotional 30%
sad 15%
challenging 13%
funny 13%
hopeful 3%
lighthearted 3%
informative 1%
inspiring 1%
reflective 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 56%
fast 25%
slow 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 48% | A mix: 45% | Character: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 52% | No: 23% | It's complicated: 21% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 53% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 23%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 48% | No: 29% | It's complicated: 21%

Average rating

3.71

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