At the End of the Matinee by Keiichiro Hirano

At the End of the Matinee

Keiichiro Hirano with Juliet Winters Carpenter (Translator)

320 pages first pub 2016 (editions)

fiction literary emotional reflective sad slow-paced

Description

Bestselling author Keiichiro Hirano offers a timeless ode to love's fragility and its resilience in this delicate, award-winning novel.Classical guitarist Satoshi Makino has toured the world and is at the height of his career when he first lays ey...

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Community Reviews Summary of 161 reviews

Moods

reflective 87%
emotional 79%
sad 46%
hopeful 25%
challenging 20%
inspiring 12%
informative 5%
adventurous 2%
funny 2%
lighthearted 2%
mysterious 2%
tense 2%

Pace

slow 53%
medium 43%
fast 2%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 74% | A mix: 22% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 13%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 62% | No: 20% | It's complicated: 17%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 60% | No: 32% | It's complicated: 7%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 9% | No: 9%

Average rating

3.68

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