fiction fantasy adventurous mysterious slow-paced

383 pages | first published 1984

Description

The first volume in Guy Gavriel Kay’s stunning fantasy masterwork.Five men and women find themselves flung into the magical land of Fionavar, First of all Worlds. They have been called there by the mage Loren Silvercloak, and quickly find themselv...
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Moods

adventurous 91%
dark 58%
emotional 33%
challenging 16%
funny 16%
mysterious 16%
reflective 16%
sad 16%
tense 16%
inspiring 8%

Pace

medium 53%
slow 38%
fast 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 83% | A mix: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 62% | Yes: 25% | N/A: 12%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 62% | No: 37%

Average rating

3.79