The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

The Vanishing Half

Brit Bennett

fiction historical literary emotional reflective medium-paced

352 pages | first published 2020

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The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it’s not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adults, it’s everything: their ...
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Moods

emotional 84%
reflective 76%
sad 34%
challenging 31%
mysterious 20%
hopeful 14%
inspiring 12%
tense 12%
dark 9%
informative 9%
adventurous 7%
funny 1%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 71%
slow 18%
fast 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

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

Strong character development?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 5%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 48% | It's complicated: 43% | No: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 97% | It's complicated: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 3%

Average rating

4.33

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