Cane Warriors by Alex Wheatle

Cane Warriors

Alex Wheatle

fiction historical young adult challenging emotional fast-paced

192 pages | first published 2020

Description

Nobody free till everybody free. Moa is fourteen. The only life he has ever known is toiling on the Frontier sugar cane plantation for endless hot days, fearing the vicious whips of the overseers. Then one night he learns of an uprising, led by th...

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Moods

emotional 83%
challenging 66%
informative 66%
inspiring 66%
tense 66%
dark 50%
hopeful 50%
adventurous 33%
sad 33%
reflective 16%

Pace

fast 83%
medium 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Plot: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

Diverse cast of characters?

It's complicated: 33% | No: 33% | Yes: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 50% | Yes: 50%

Average rating

4.25