Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman

Call Me By Your Name

Call Me By Your Name #1

André Aciman

fiction lgbtqia+ literary emotional reflective sad slow-paced

248 pages | first published 2007

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It’s the mid-1980s; the place is the Italian Riviera. Elio – 17 years old, precocious, the son of an academic – finds himself falling for the older Oliver, a postdoctoral scholar completing his manuscript on Heraclitus at the beautiful home of Eli...
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Moods

emotional 90%
reflective 59%
sad 54%
hopeful 18%
inspiring 14%
relaxing 14%
lighthearted 11%
adventurous 9%
challenging 9%
tense 8%
funny 5%
dark 2%
mysterious 2%

Pace

slow 53%
medium 40%
fast 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 85% | A mix: 11% | Plot: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 51% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 17% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 62% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 61% | Yes: 20% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 52% | It's complicated: 25% | No: 19% | N/A: 3%

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