fiction historical literary emotional reflective slow-paced

320 pages | first published 2020

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England, 1580: The Black Death creeps across the land, an ever-present threat, infecting the healthy, the sick, the old and the young, alike. The end of days is near, but life always goes on in this national best seller and winner of the Women's P...
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Moods

emotional 91%
sad 76%
reflective 64%
dark 18%
challenging 12%
mysterious 10%
informative 8%
inspiring 8%
hopeful 7%
tense 7%
adventurous 2%
relaxing 2%
funny 0%
lighthearted 0%

Pace

medium 51%
slow 45%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 76% | A mix: 19% | Plot: 4% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 11% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 6% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 81% | Yes: 7% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 54% | It's complicated: 22% | No: 20% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.34