The Dead Zone by Stephen King

The Dead Zone

Stephen King

fiction horror speculative fiction thriller dark tense slow-paced

595 pages | first published 1979

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Moods

dark 84%
mysterious 63%
tense 56%
emotional 43%
sad 31%
reflective 15%
challenging 13%
adventurous 12%
hopeful 5%
funny 3%
informative 1%
inspiring 1%

Pace

medium 56%
slow 35%
fast 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 45% | Character: 37% | Plot: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 8% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 49% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 12% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 88% | Yes: 8% | It's complicated: 2% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 55% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 16%

Average rating

3.78