Not a Drop to Drink by Mindy McGinnis

Not a Drop to Drink

Not a Drop to Drink #1

Mindy McGinnis

fiction young adult emotional medium-paced

309 pages | first published 2013


Regret was for people with nothing to defend, people who had no water. Lynn knows every threat to her pond: drought, a snowless winter, coyotes, and, most importantly, people looking for a drink. She makes sure anyone who comes near the pond leav...

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tense 83%
dark 66%
emotional 66%
adventurous 33%
reflective 33%
sad 33%
hopeful 16%
inspiring 16%


medium 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 100%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | No: 20%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 60% | Yes: 40%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 80% | No: 20%

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