Uncle Tom's Cabin: or, Life Among the Lowly by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Uncle Tom's Cabin: or, Life Among the Lowly

Harriet Beecher Stowe

fiction classics historical reflective slow-paced

462 pages | first published 1851

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The book that some say helped start a war--now available in a new package!The story of a slave struggling to maintain his dignity during the pre-Civil War era, Uncle Tom’s Cabin was published in 1852 to tremendous success. Since then, the book has...
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Moods

emotional 64%
sad 62%
reflective 55%
dark 52%
challenging 48%
inspiring 26%
informative 25%
tense 24%
hopeful 21%
adventurous 11%
funny 1%

Pace

slow 53%
medium 38%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 38% | Character: 37% | Plot: 20% | N/A: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 38% | It's complicated: 33% | No: 24% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 42% | No: 5% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 1% | No: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 45% | It's complicated: 29% | Yes: 22% | N/A: 2%

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