Pet by Akwaeke Emezi

204 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ young adult dark emotional reflective fast-paced

Description

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTSTONEWALL BOOK AWARD WINNERThe award-winning, genre-defying novel by the New York Times bestselling author of THE DEATH OF VIVEK OJI that explores themes of identity and justice and asks: How do you share the truth when...

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Community Reviews Summary of 10,454 reviews

Moods

emotional 69%
dark 60%
reflective 48%
challenging 39%
hopeful 36%
mysterious 34%
adventurous 33%
tense 33%
sad 23%
inspiring 19%
informative 4%
funny 2%

Pace

fast 62%
medium 33%
slow 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 57% | Plot: 25% | Character: 17%

Strong character development?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 10% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 87% | It's complicated: 9% | No: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 97% | It's complicated: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 40% | Yes: 32% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.29

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