Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Fahrenheit 451

Ray Bradbury

fiction classics dystopian science fiction reflective medium-paced

194 pages | first published 1953

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Guy Montag is a fireman. In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start fires rather than put them out. His job is to destroy the most illegal of commodities, the printed book, along with the house...
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Moods

reflective 68%
dark 59%
tense 45%
challenging 35%
adventurous 24%
mysterious 18%
emotional 16%
inspiring 14%
sad 14%
hopeful 10%
informative 7%
funny 0%
relaxing 0%

Pace

medium 53%
fast 29%
slow 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

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Strong character development?

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Loveable characters?

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Diverse cast of characters?

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Flaws of characters a main focus?

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