Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust

Girl, Serpent, Thorn

Melissa Bashardoust

320 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ young adult adventurous dark medium-paced
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Description

A captivating and utterly original fairy tale about a girl cursed to be poisonous to the touch, and who discovers what power might lie in such a curse...There was and there was not, as all stories begin, a princess cursed to be poisonous to the to...

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Community Reviews Summary of 11,568 reviews

Moods

adventurous 87%
dark 43%
emotional 42%
mysterious 40%
tense 29%
hopeful 19%
inspiring 14%
reflective 14%
challenging 11%
sad 6%
lighthearted 3%
funny 1%
informative 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 63%
fast 28%
slow 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 57% | Character: 26% | Plot: 15%

Strong character development?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 61% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 10% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 5% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 88% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 2%

Average rating

3.73

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