fiction fantasy adventurous slow-paced

490 pages | first published 2000

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A man broken in body and spirit, Cazaril, has returned to the noble household he once served as page, and is named, to his great surprise, as the secretary-tutor to the beautiful, strong-willed sister of the impetuous boy who is next in line to ru...
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Moods

adventurous 86%
emotional 62%
hopeful 51%
dark 31%
mysterious 31%
inspiring 27%
funny 20%
reflective 20%
tense 20%
sad 17%
challenging 3%
lighthearted 3%

Pace

medium 61%
slow 35%
fast 3%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Character: 30% | Plot: 20%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

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

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 42% | Yes: 42% | It's complicated: 15%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 8%

Average rating

4.23