The Farseekers by Isobelle Carmody

312 pages first pub 1990 (editions)

fiction fantasy science fiction young adult adventurous medium-paced

Description

A Children's Book Council of Australia Honor Book In this powerful sequel to Obernewtyn, young Elspeth Gordie-possessed of extraordinary mental powers-has united with others Misfits for refuge on the remote mountain keep of Obernewtyn. Yet the thr...

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Community Reviews Summary of 704 reviews

Moods

adventurous 100%
mysterious 86%
emotional 20%
hopeful 13%
inspiring 13%
challenging 6%
dark 6%
reflective 6%
sad 6%
tense 6%

Pace

medium 73%
slow 13%
fast 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 69% | Plot: 30%

Strong character development?

Yes: 57% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 14%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 71% | It's complicated: 14% | Yes: 14%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 35% | Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 28%

Average rating

4.03

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