The Spy with the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke

The Spy with the Red Balloon

The Balloonmakers #2

Katherine Locke

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous emotional slow-paced

362 pages | first published 2018

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Siblings Ilse and Wolf hide a deep secret in their blood: with it, they can work magic. And the government just found out.Blackmailed into service during World War II, Ilse lends her magic to America’s newest weapon, the atom bomb, while Wolf goes...
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Summary of 139 reviews

Moods

adventurous 80%
dark 60%
emotional 60%
hopeful 40%
tense 40%
challenging 20%
funny 20%
informative 20%
mysterious 20%
sad 20%

Pace

slow 40%
medium 40%
fast 20%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 100%

Strong character development?

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

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

Average rating

4.1

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