Three Bedrooms in Manhattan by Georges Simenon

Three Bedrooms in Manhattan

Georges Simenon

192 pages first pub 1946 (editions)

fiction mystery mysterious reflective slow-paced
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Two people who didn't know each other and who had come together by a miracle in the great city, and who now clung desperately to each other, as if already they felt a chilly solitude settling in.A divorced actor and a lonely woman, both adrift in ...

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emotional 77%
reflective 55%
dark 44%
sad 40%
mysterious 29%
tense 25%
hopeful 22%
adventurous 11%
relaxing 11%
challenging 7%
lighthearted 7%
funny 3%


medium 56%
slow 26%
fast 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 76% | A mix: 23%

Strong character development?

No: 40% | It's complicated: 32% | Yes: 28%

Loveable characters?

No: 60% | It's complicated: 32% | Yes: 8%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 95% | It's complicated: 4%

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