Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse

454 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

fiction fantasy historical lgbtqia+ adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

Description

From the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Resistance Reborn comes the first book in the Between Earth and Sky trilogy, inspired by the civilizations of the Pre-Columbian Americas and woven into a tale of celestial prophecies, politi...

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Moods

adventurous 92%
dark 72%
mysterious 56%
tense 43%
emotional 28%
challenging 13%
sad 8%
funny 6%
reflective 6%
inspiring 3%
hopeful 2%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 68%
fast 21%
slow 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 64% | Plot: 23% | Character: 12%

Strong character development?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 15% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 62% | It's complicated: 30% | No: 5%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 97% | It's complicated: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 51% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 20% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

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