Monsters Born and Made by Tanvi Berwah

Monsters Born and Made

Tanvi Berwah

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous emotional tense fast-paced

352 pages | first published 2022

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Sixteen-year-old Koral and her older brother Emrik risk their lives each day to capture the monstrous maristags that live in the black seas around their island. They have to, or else their family will starve. In an oceanic world swarming with v...
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adventurous 85%
tense 85%
dark 57%
emotional 57%
challenging 28%
sad 28%
inspiring 14%


medium 57%
fast 42%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 40% | Plot: 40% | Character: 20%

Strong character development?

No: 66% | Yes: 33%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 75% | No: 25%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 50% | Yes: 50%

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