Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

Fates and Furies

Lauren Groff

fiction contemporary literary challenging reflective slow-paced

390 pages | first published 2015

Description

Every story has two sides. Every relationship has two perspectives. And sometimes, it turns out, the key to a great marriage is not its truths but its secrets. At the core of this rich, expansive, layered novel, Lauren Groff presents the story of ...
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Moods

emotional 68%
reflective 58%
challenging 50%
dark 50%
sad 41%
mysterious 35%
tense 29%
adventurous 4%
funny 4%
hopeful 4%
inspiring 2%
relaxing 2%

Pace

slow 51%
medium 42%
fast 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 85% | A mix: 10% | Plot: 5%

Strong character development?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 14%

Loveable characters?

No: 55% | It's complicated: 38% | Yes: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 82% | Yes: 10% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 8%

Average rating

3.58