Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

Sense and Sensibility

Jane Austen

fiction classics romance emotional reflective medium-paced

405 pages | first published 1811

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"The more I know of the world, the more am I convinced that I shall never see a man whom I can really love. I require so much!" Jane Austen's novel tells the story of Marianne Dashwood, who wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls in l...

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Moods

emotional 57%
lighthearted 50%
reflective 38%
funny 37%
hopeful 25%
relaxing 25%
challenging 13%
inspiring 6%
sad 6%
tense 3%
mysterious 2%
adventurous 1%
informative 1%
dark 0%

Pace

slow 57%
medium 41%
fast 1%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 62% | A mix: 32% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 7% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 9% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 92% | Yes: 3% | It's complicated: 2% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 6% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.94