If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha

If I Had Your Face

Frances Cha

fiction contemporary literary emotional reflective medium-paced

274 pages | first published 2020

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A riveting debut novel set in contemporary Seoul, Korea, about four young women making their way in a world defined by impossible standards of beauty, after-hours room salons catering to wealthy men, ruthless social hierarchies, and K-pop maniaKyu...
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Summary of 6995 reviews

Moods

reflective 75%
emotional 65%
dark 41%
sad 34%
challenging 25%
informative 19%
hopeful 17%
tense 11%
inspiring 9%
funny 8%
mysterious 4%
lighthearted 3%
adventurous 2%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 65%
fast 17%
slow 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 90% | A mix: 7% | Plot: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 51% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 15% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 53% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 8%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 63% | No: 21% | It's complicated: 10% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 4%

Average rating

3.89

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