The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings #1-3

J.R.R. Tolkien

fiction classics fantasy adventurous slow-paced

1216 pages | first published 1955

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One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind themIn ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own...
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Moods

adventurous 97%
hopeful 56%
emotional 50%
inspiring 47%
dark 31%
challenging 28%
mysterious 27%
tense 25%
reflective 23%
sad 22%
funny 19%
relaxing 13%
lighthearted 5%
informative 1%

Pace

slow 71%
medium 28%
fast 0%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Plot: 46% | Character: 4%

Strong character development?

Yes: 79% | No: 10% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 95% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 40% | It's complicated: 28% | Yes: 27% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 20% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.39