Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper

Out of My Mind

Sharon M. Draper

fiction middle grade young adult emotional reflective fast-paced

295 pages | first published 2010

Description

Melody is not like most people. She cannot walk or talk, but she has a photographic memory; she can remember every detail of everything she has ever experienced. She is smarter than most of the adults who try to diagnose her and smarter than her c...
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Moods

inspiring 73%
emotional 71%
hopeful 53%
reflective 43%
funny 30%
sad 27%
lighthearted 25%
informative 22%
challenging 11%
tense 5%
relaxing 2%
adventurous 1%
dark 1%

Pace

medium 60%
fast 28%
slow 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 76% | A mix: 15% | Plot: 8%

Strong character development?

Yes: 79% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 7%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 10% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 18% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.16