North Woods by Daniel Mason

North Woods

Daniel Mason

382 pages first pub 2023 (editions)

fiction historical literary emotional mysterious reflective medium-paced

Description

A sweeping novel about a single house in the woods of New England, told through the lives of those who inhabit it across the centuries—a daring, moving tale of memory and fate from the Pulitzer Prize finalist and author of The Piano Tuner and The ...

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Moods

reflective 77%
mysterious 61%
emotional 48%
adventurous 38%
dark 29%
challenging 25%
sad 24%
informative 21%
funny 18%
hopeful 17%
inspiring 17%
relaxing 7%
tense 7%
lighthearted 3%

Pace

medium 69%
slow 23%
fast 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 42% | Character: 42% | Plot: 12% | N/A: 3%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 45% | Yes: 33% | No: 17% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 53% | Yes: 34% | No: 10% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 70% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 33% | Yes: 33% | No: 28% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

4.39

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