fiction contemporary literary emotional reflective medium-paced

592 pages | first published 2016

Description

From the author of Everything Is Illuminated and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Jacob and Julia Bloch have a problem - several problems, in fact. While they've been coaxing Jacob's grandfather into a retirement home, bracing themselves ...
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summary of 528 ratings (see reviews)

Moods

reflective 100%
emotional 75%
funny 50%
sad 50%
challenging 25%
dark 25%
hopeful 25%

Pace

slow 80%
medium 20%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 66% | Yes: 33%

Diverse cast of characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 50%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

Average rating

3.69