The Family Remains by Lisa Jewell

The Family Remains

The Family Upstairs #2

Lisa Jewell

fiction thriller dark mysterious tense medium-paced

437 pages | first published 2022

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 Sequel of The Family Upstairs. Early morning. A phone call from a French number. Rachel Rimmer picks up her mobile. It's her husband's housekeeper sobbing loudly. She has just found Michael's corpse in the cellar of his house in Nice. He has been...
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Summary of 538 reviews

Moods

mysterious 85%
dark 82%
tense 65%
emotional 30%
adventurous 16%
challenging 13%
sad 13%
hopeful 5%
reflective 5%
funny 1%

Pace

medium 60%
fast 34%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 61% | Plot: 19% | Character: 18%

Strong character development?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 11%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 59% | Yes: 25% | No: 14%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 53% | No: 36% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 3%

Average rating

3.94

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