How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff

How I Live Now

Meg Rosoff

194 pages first pub 2004 (editions)

fiction romance young adult emotional slow-paced

Description

"Every war has turning points and every person too." Fifteen-year-old Daisy is sent from Manhattan to England to visit her aunt and cousins she's never met: three boys near her age, and their little sister. Her aunt goes away on business soon afte...

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Community Reviews Summary of 5,365 reviews

Moods

dark 61%
emotional 61%
sad 51%
adventurous 50%
tense 42%
challenging 28%
reflective 25%
hopeful 18%
inspiring 8%
mysterious 8%
funny 7%
lighthearted 3%
relaxing 2%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 45%
fast 39%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 54% | Character: 25% | Plot: 19%

Strong character development?

Yes: 62% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 11% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 48% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 21%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 82% | Yes: 7% | N/A: 6% | It's complicated: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 36% | No: 35% | It's complicated: 26% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.42

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