The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow

The Once and Future Witches

Alix E. Harrow

fiction fantasy historical lgbtqia+ adventurous emotional hopeful slow-paced

529 pages | first published 2020

Description

In 1893, there’s no such thing as witches. There used to be, in the wild, dark days before the burnings began, but now witching is nothing but tidy charms and nursery rhymes. If the modern woman wants any measure of power, she must find it at the ...
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Moods

adventurous 79%
emotional 63%
dark 51%
mysterious 43%
hopeful 39%
inspiring 37%
tense 30%
reflective 15%
sad 15%
challenging 13%
funny 6%
informative 2%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

medium 60%
slow 30%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 65% | Character: 25% | Plot: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 5% | No: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 78% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 9% | No: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 14% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.16