fiction classics short stories reflective sad slow-paced

208 pages | first published 1939

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Here, meine Damen und Herren, is Chrisopther Isherwood's brilliant farewell to a city which was not only buildings, streets, and people, but was also a state of mind which will never come around again.In linked short stories, he says goodbye to Sa...
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Summary of 1093 reviews

Moods

reflective 82%
sad 41%
dark 29%
emotional 28%
informative 24%
funny 23%
challenging 14%
lighthearted 12%
tense 12%
adventurous 9%
mysterious 3%
hopeful 2%
relaxing 2%
inspiring 1%

Pace

medium 49%
slow 39%
fast 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 85% | A mix: 13% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

No: 50% | It's complicated: 31% | Yes: 13% | N/A: 4%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 38% | Yes: 38% | No: 21% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 20% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 38% | Yes: 36% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 6%

Average rating

3.87

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