fiction horror thriller dark fast-paced

285 pages | first published 2007

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Once upon a time, a fellow named Richard Bachman wrote Blaze on an Olivetti typewriter, then turned the machine over to Stephen King, who used it to write Carrie. Bachman died in 1985 ("cancer of the pseudonym"), but this last gripping Bachman nov...
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Summary of 1167 reviews

Moods

dark 75%
sad 55%
emotional 50%
tense 50%
adventurous 22%
mysterious 12%
funny 10%
reflective 10%
challenging 5%
hopeful 5%

Pace

fast 59%
medium 30%
slow 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 46% | A mix: 31% | Plot: 21%

Strong character development?

Yes: 61% | It's complicated: 25% | No: 12%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 43% | No: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 65% | Yes: 21% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 3%

Average rating

3.52

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