She of the Mountains by Vivek Shraya

She of the Mountains

Vivek Shraya with Raymond Biesinger (Illustrator)

fiction lgbtqia+ challenging emotional reflective medium-paced

147 pages | first published 2014

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Finalist, Lambda Literary AwardIn the beginning, there is no he. There is no she.Two cells make up one cell. This is the mathematics behind creation. One plus one makes one. Life begets life. We are the period to a sentence, the effect to a cause,...
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Moods

reflective 79%
emotional 74%
hopeful 26%
inspiring 24%
challenging 22%
sad 12%
adventurous 9%
mysterious 8%
dark 5%
funny 5%
informative 4%
relaxing 4%
tense 3%
lighthearted 2%

Pace

medium 48%
fast 36%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 88% | A mix: 9% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 2% | No: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 1% | No: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 57% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 15% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.13