And The Stars Were Burning Brightly by Danielle Jawando

And The Stars Were Burning Brightly

And The Stars Were Burning Brightly #1

Danielle Jawando

fiction contemporary young adult emotional slow-paced

388 pages | first published 2020

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An emotionally rich and current story of suicide, mental health, bullying, grief and growing up around social media.When fifteen-year-old Nathan discovers that his older brother Al has taken his own life, his whole world is torn apart.Al was speci...
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Summary of 197 reviews

Moods

emotional 89%
sad 79%
dark 51%
challenging 43%
reflective 35%
hopeful 33%
mysterious 25%
tense 25%
inspiring 20%
adventurous 5%
lighthearted 2%
relaxing 2%

Pace

medium 65%
slow 23%
fast 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 51% | A mix: 45% | Plot: 3%

Strong character development?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 2% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 52% | It's complicated: 44% | No: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 93% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 9% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.32

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