Briarheart by Mercedes Lackey

Briarheart

Mercedes Lackey

368 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous lighthearted slow-paced

Description

Miriam may be the daughter of Queen Alethia of Tirendell, but she’s not a princess. She’s the child of Alethia and her previous husband, the King’s Champion, who died fighting for the king, and she has no ambitions to rule. When her new baby siste...

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Community Reviews Summary of 197 reviews

Moods

adventurous 89%
lighthearted 50%
hopeful 28%
mysterious 21%
inspiring 18%
emotional 15%
funny 15%
tense 7%
challenging 5%
relaxing 5%
dark 2%

Pace

medium 56%
slow 25%
fast 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 46% | A mix: 42% | Character: 11%

Strong character development?

No: 44% | Yes: 44% | It's complicated: 11%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 3% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 40% | It's complicated: 29% | Yes: 22% | N/A: 7%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 42% | It's complicated: 30% | Yes: 26%

Average rating

3.59

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