Gone by Michael Grant

559 pages first pub 2008 (editions)

fiction science fiction young adult adventurous dark tense fast-paced

Description

Suddenly it’s a world without adults.In Perdido Beach, all the kids under 15 have been trapped, cut off from the outside world.Sam Temple and his friends join the fight for survival, but when some kids start to develop strange powers, everyone is ...

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Moods

adventurous 80%
dark 71%
tense 63%
mysterious 60%
emotional 30%
challenging 22%
sad 16%
funny 12%
hopeful 8%
inspiring 4%
reflective 3%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 50%
fast 41%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 58% | Plot: 33% | Character: 7%

Strong character development?

Yes: 60% | No: 24% | It's complicated: 14%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 52% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 65% | No: 18% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 44% | No: 26% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

3.65

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