The Leaving by Tara Altebrando

The Leaving

Tara Altebrando

fiction mystery thriller young adult mysterious fast-paced

432 pages | first published 2016

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Six were taken. Eleven years later, five come back--with no idea of where they've been. A riveting mystery for fans of We Were Liars. Eleven years ago, six kindergartners went missing without a trace. After all that time, the people left behind mo...
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Summary of 1641 reviews

Moods

mysterious 88%
dark 49%
tense 49%
emotional 32%
adventurous 22%
sad 20%
reflective 14%
challenging 12%
hopeful 6%
inspiring 1%

Pace

medium 46%
fast 36%
slow 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 41% | Plot: 40% | Character: 15% | N/A: 2%

Strong character development?

No: 45% | Yes: 28% | It's complicated: 22% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

No: 43% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 25% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 63% | Yes: 20% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 44% | Yes: 28% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.24

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