fiction lgbtqia+ literary emotional reflective medium-paced

464 pages | first published 2019

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NATIONAL BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE"A must-read about modern Britain and womanhood . . . An impressive, fierce novel about the lives of black British families, their struggles, pains, laughter, longings and loves . . . Her style is passi...
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Moods

reflective 82%
emotional 78%
inspiring 49%
hopeful 37%
challenging 31%
funny 27%
informative 24%
sad 15%
adventurous 7%
dark 6%
lighthearted 5%
tense 4%
relaxing 2%
mysterious 1%

Pace

medium 66%
slow 18%
fast 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 92% | A mix: 6%

Strong character development?

Yes: 69% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 56% | It's complicated: 39% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 98% | It's complicated: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 9% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.44