A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

A Gentleman in Moscow

Amor Towles

fiction historical emotional lighthearted medium-paced

462 pages | first published 2016

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He can’t leave his hotel. You won’t want to.In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, and is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin. Rostov, an...

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Moods

hopeful 64%
reflective 63%
emotional 52%
funny 44%
lighthearted 42%
inspiring 35%
relaxing 20%
adventurous 19%
informative 16%
sad 9%
mysterious 8%
challenging 5%
tense 3%
dark 1%

Pace

medium 58%
slow 38%
fast 2%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 82% | A mix: 14% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 84% | No: 8% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 95% | No: 3% | It's complicated: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 63% | Yes: 29% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 44% | Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 5%

Average rating

4.3