Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen

364 pages first pub 1813 (editions)

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Since its immediate success in 1813, Pride and Prejudice has remained one of the most popular novels in the English language. Jane Austen called this brilliant work "her own darling child" and its vivacious heroine, Elizabeth Bennet, "as delightfu...

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Community Reviews Summary of 170,234 reviews

Moods

lighthearted 72%
funny 57%
emotional 49%
hopeful 31%
relaxing 31%
reflective 25%
inspiring 15%
challenging 9%
adventurous 7%
tense 4%
informative 2%
mysterious 1%
sad 1%

Pace

slow 52%
medium 43%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 64% | A mix: 28% | Plot: 6%

Strong character development?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 80% | Yes: 9% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.31

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