Bibliolepsy  by Gina Apostol

Bibliolepsy

Gina Apostol

160 pages first pub 1997 (editions)

fiction historical literary emotional informative medium-paced

Description

Moving, sexy, and archly funny, Gina Apostol’s Philippine National Book Award-winning Bibliolepsy is a love letter to the written word and a brilliantly unorthodox look at the rebellion that brought down a dictatorship.Gina Apostol’s debut novel, ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 102 reviews

Moods

reflective 65%
challenging 51%
funny 41%
dark 27%
informative 24%
emotional 20%
mysterious 20%
sad 20%
adventurous 6%
tense 6%
hopeful 3%
lighthearted 3%
relaxing 3%

Pace

medium 45%
slow 32%
fast 22%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 82% | A mix: 8% | Plot: 8%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 30% | No: 20%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 42% | No: 38% | Yes: 19%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 77% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 26% | N/A: 10% | No: 5%

Average rating

3.47

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