The Forest of Stolen Girls by June Hur

The Forest of Stolen Girls

June Hur

fiction historical mystery young adult dark emotional mysterious medium-paced

384 pages | first published 2021

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Suspenseful and richly atmospheric, June Hur's The Forest of Stolen Girls is a haunting historical mystery sure to keep readers guessing until the last page.1426, Joseon (Korea). Hwani's family has never been the same since she and her younger sis...
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Moods

mysterious 91%
dark 76%
adventurous 52%
emotional 48%
tense 44%
sad 29%
challenging 19%
informative 16%
reflective 12%
hopeful 7%
inspiring 3%

Pace

medium 67%
slow 19%
fast 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 56% | Plot: 32% | Character: 9% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 69% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 14% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 54% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 7% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 72% | No: 13% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 63% | No: 18% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.76