Dragonfly by Leila Meacham

Dragonfly

Leila Meacham

688 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction historical emotional informative medium-paced

Description

At the height of WWII, five idealistic young Americans receive a mysterious letter from the OSS, asking them if they are willing to fight for their country. The men and women from very different backgrounds--a Texan athlete with German roots, an u...

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Moods

adventurous 84%
emotional 64%
tense 52%
mysterious 44%
hopeful 22%
dark 20%
inspiring 20%
challenging 16%
informative 16%
reflective 16%
sad 16%
lighthearted 2%

Pace

medium 69%
slow 18%
fast 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 61% | Plot: 23% | Character: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 24% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 67% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 47% | Yes: 23% | It's complicated: 19% | N/A: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 53% | Yes: 23% | It's complicated: 19% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

4.11

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