Red Clocks by Leni Zumas

Red Clocks

Leni Zumas

fiction dystopian feminism science fiction challenging reflective medium-paced

368 pages | first published 2018

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Five women. One question. What is a woman for? In this ferociously imaginative novel, abortion is once again illegal in America, in-vitro fertilization is banned, and the Personhood Amendment grants rights of life, liberty, and property to ever...
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Moods

reflective 67%
dark 60%
emotional 60%
challenging 50%
tense 39%
sad 28%
inspiring 17%
hopeful 14%
funny 10%
informative 7%
mysterious 3%

Pace

medium 59%
fast 33%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 90% | A mix: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 10%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 52% | It's complicated: 42% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 57% | Yes: 38% | It's complicated: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 23%

Average rating

3.77