Circe by Madeline Miller

393 pages first pub 2018 (editions)

fiction fantasy historical literary adventurous emotional reflective medium-paced

Description

The daring, dazzling, and highly anticipated follow-up to the New York Times bestseller The Song of Achilles that brilliantly reimagines the life of Circe, formidable sorceress of The OdysseyIn the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of ...

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Moods

adventurous 73%
emotional 60%
reflective 51%
dark 26%
inspiring 25%
mysterious 23%
sad 22%
hopeful 18%
challenging 14%
tense 13%
informative 9%
relaxing 6%
funny 2%
lighthearted 2%

Pace

medium 58%
slow 33%
fast 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 72% | A mix: 23% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 59% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 35% | Yes: 29% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 9%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.27

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