Clockwork Boys by T. Kingfisher

Clockwork Boys

Clocktaur War #1

T. Kingfisher

fiction fantasy science fiction adventurous funny lighthearted fast-paced

228 pages | first published 2017

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A paladin, an assassin, a forger, and a scholar ride out of town. It's not the start of a joke, but rather an espionage mission with deadly serious stakes. T. Kingfisher's new novel begins the tale of a murderous band of criminals (and a scholar),...
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Summary of 1278 reviews

Moods

adventurous 96%
funny 79%
lighthearted 47%
mysterious 22%
dark 16%
emotional 13%
tense 9%
hopeful 6%
challenging 2%
inspiring 2%
relaxing 2%

Pace

fast 48%
medium 46%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 61% | Plot: 26% | Character: 11%

Strong character development?

Yes: 64% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 16%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 17% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 17%

Average rating

4.11

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