fiction classics science fiction adventurous reflective medium-paced

577 pages | first published 1965

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Melange, or 'spice', is the most valuable - and rarest - element in the universe; a drug that does everything from increasing a person's life-span to making intersteller travel possible. And it can only be found on a single planet: the inhospitabl...
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Moods

adventurous 91%
challenging 49%
mysterious 42%
tense 40%
reflective 29%
dark 27%
emotional 12%
inspiring 8%
hopeful 4%
informative 4%
sad 4%

Pace

slow 49%
medium 45%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 56% | Plot: 29% | Character: 13%

Strong character development?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 9%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 45% | Yes: 27% | No: 26%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 54% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 20% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 43% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 26% | N/A: 1%

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