Green Grass, Running Water by Thomas King

Green Grass, Running Water

Thomas King

fiction fantasy magical realism adventurous challenging reflective slow-paced

469 pages | first published 1993

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Strong, Sassy women and hard-luck hardheaded men, all searching for the middle ground between Native American tradition and the modern world, perform an elaborate dance of approach and avoidance in this magical, rollicking tale by Cherokee author ...
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Summary of 579 reviews

Moods

funny 89%
reflective 57%
adventurous 50%
lighthearted 35%
challenging 28%
informative 21%
inspiring 17%
emotional 14%
mysterious 14%
relaxing 10%
hopeful 7%
dark 3%

Pace

medium 50%
slow 32%
fast 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 52% | A mix: 36% | Plot: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 64% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 16%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 11%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 68% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 13% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

4.02

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