Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Fahrenheit 451

Ray Bradbury

201 pages first pub 1953 (editions)

fiction classics dystopian science fiction dark reflective medium-paced

Description

Guy Montag is a fireman. In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start fires rather than put them out. His job is to destroy the most illegal of commodities, the printed book, along with the house...

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Moods

reflective 71%
dark 62%
tense 47%
challenging 34%
adventurous 23%
emotional 18%
mysterious 18%
inspiring 15%
sad 15%
hopeful 11%
informative 8%

Pace

medium 54%
fast 30%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 44% | Character: 35% | Plot: 19%

Strong character development?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 8% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 39% | It's complicated: 37% | Yes: 20% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 77% | It's complicated: 8% | Yes: 7% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 15% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.82

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