American Panda by Gloria Chao

American Panda

Gloria Chao

fiction contemporary romance young adult emotional medium-paced

311 pages | first published 2018

Description

At seventeen, Mei should be in high school, but skipping fourth grade was part of her parents' master plan. Now a freshman at MIT, she is on track to fulfill the rest of this predetermined future: become a doctor, marry a preapproved Taiwanese Ivy...

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Moods

emotional 90%
hopeful 72%
funny 59%
reflective 54%
lighthearted 50%
inspiring 22%
adventurous 9%
relaxing 9%
sad 9%
tense 9%
challenging 4%
informative 4%

Pace

medium 68%
fast 27%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 70% | A mix: 30%

Strong character development?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 5%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 22%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 26%

Average rating

3.82