fiction fantasy adventurous funny medium-paced

316 pages | first published 1987

Description

Death comes to us all. When he came to Mort, he offered him a job. After being assured that being dead was not compulsory, Mort accepted. However, he soon found that romantic longings did not mix easily with the responsibilities of being Death's ...
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Moods

funny 94%
adventurous 79%
lighthearted 68%
reflective 13%
relaxing 12%
hopeful 10%
mysterious 10%
dark 8%
emotional 8%
inspiring 3%
tense 2%
challenging 0%
informative 0%
sad 0%

Pace

medium 54%
fast 41%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 56% | Character: 31% | Plot: 11% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 9% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 44% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 67% | No: 15% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.11