The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes

The Giver of Stars

Jojo Moyes

400 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction historical emotional hopeful inspiring medium-paced

Description

Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve, hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially living alongside her overbearing father-in-law. So when a call goes ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 22,059 reviews

Moods

emotional 75%
inspiring 63%
adventurous 61%
hopeful 57%
informative 19%
reflective 18%
tense 18%
sad 16%
funny 15%
challenging 11%
lighthearted 10%
mysterious 7%
dark 5%
relaxing 5%

Pace

medium 70%
slow 18%
fast 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 57% | Character: 31% | Plot: 11%

Strong character development?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 59% | No: 26% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 40% | No: 38% | It's complicated: 19% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.19

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