A Passage North by Anuk Arudpragasam

A Passage North

Anuk Arudpragasam

287 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

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It begins with a message: a telephone call informing Krishan that his grandmother’s former care-giver, Rani, has died in unexpected circumstances, at the bottom of a well in her village in the north, her neck broken by the fall. The news arrives o...

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Community Reviews Summary of 1,352 reviews

Moods

reflective 92%
emotional 64%
sad 40%
challenging 29%
informative 29%
dark 18%
inspiring 6%
adventurous 5%
hopeful 5%
tense 5%
mysterious 3%
relaxing 1%

Pace

slow 77%
medium 20%
fast 1%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 84% | A mix: 11% | Plot: 2% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 37% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 28% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 44% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 20% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 74% | No: 14% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 39% | No: 30% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

3.83

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