Weather by Jenny Offill

Weather

Jenny Offill

fiction contemporary challenging funny reflective fast-paced

224 pages | first published 2020

Description

From the author of the nationwide best seller Dept. of Speculation--one of the New York Times Book Review's Ten Best Books of the Year--a shimmering tour de force about a family, and a nation, in crisisLizzie Benson slid into her job as a libraria...
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Moods

reflective 81%
funny 40%
dark 38%
challenging 34%
emotional 30%
sad 21%
informative 11%
hopeful 9%
tense 9%
inspiring 5%
lighthearted 4%
mysterious 4%
relaxing 3%
adventurous 1%

Pace

fast 47%
slow 26%
medium 26%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 82% | A mix: 11% | N/A: 5% | Plot: 0%

Strong character development?

No: 42% | It's complicated: 34% | Yes: 19% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

No: 34% | It's complicated: 33% | Yes: 28% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 75% | Yes: 11% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 7% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.62