Be Not Far From Me by Mindy McGinnis

Be Not Far From Me

Mindy McGinnis

fiction contemporary young adult dark emotional tense medium-paced

240 pages | first published 2020

Description

Hatchet meets Wild in this harrowing survival story from Edgar Award-winning author Mindy McGinnis.The world is not tame.Ashley knows this truth deep in her bones, more at home with trees overhead than a roof. So when she goes hiking in the Smokie...
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Moods

tense 73%
adventurous 67%
dark 64%
challenging 47%
emotional 44%
reflective 23%
hopeful 14%
informative 11%
inspiring 8%
sad 8%
funny 2%
mysterious 2%

Pace

fast 60%
medium 36%
slow 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 44% | Plot: 33% | A mix: 22%

Strong character development?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 10%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 46% | Yes: 39% | No: 14%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 64% | It's complicated: 17% | Yes: 17%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 86% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 3% | No: 3%

Average rating

3.84