A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

A Gentleman in Moscow

Amor Towles

fiction historical literary emotional hopeful reflective medium-paced

462 pages | first published 2016

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With his breakout debut novel, Rules of Civility, Amor Towles established himself as a master of absorbing, sophisticated fiction, bringing late 1930s Manhattan to life with splendid atmosphere and a flawless command of style. Readers and critics ...
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Moods

reflective 64%
hopeful 55%
emotional 51%
funny 41%
lighthearted 36%
inspiring 34%
adventurous 22%
relaxing 20%
informative 17%
mysterious 9%
sad 9%
challenging 7%
tense 4%
dark 2%

Pace

medium 50%
slow 46%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 81% | A mix: 15% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 82% | No: 8% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 2% | No: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 61% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 51% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.29

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