Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter #2

J.K. Rowling with Mary GrandPré (Illustrator)

fiction fantasy middle grade adventurous mysterious fast-paced

448 pages | first published 1998

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Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dursleys had been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning f...
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Moods

adventurous 97%
mysterious 62%
lighthearted 37%
funny 36%
dark 17%
tense 17%
emotional 15%
hopeful 15%
inspiring 11%
relaxing 10%
challenging 8%
reflective 2%
sad 2%

Pace

medium 50%
fast 44%
slow 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 53% | Plot: 40% | Character: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 60% | No: 24% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 61% | Yes: 25% | It's complicated: 10% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 51% | Yes: 25% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.39

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