The Devourers by Indra Das

The Devourers

Indra Das

fiction fantasy horror lgbtqia+ adventurous challenging reflective slow-paced

306 pages | first published 2016

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On a cool evening in Kolkata, India, beneath a full moon, as the whirling rhythms of traveling musicians fill the night, college professor Alok encounters a mysterious stranger with a bizarre confession and an extraordinary story. Tantalized by th...
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Summary of 771 reviews

Moods

dark 89%
adventurous 54%
mysterious 53%
tense 52%
emotional 47%
challenging 44%
reflective 40%
sad 27%
hopeful 9%
inspiring 7%
informative 2%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 62%
slow 32%
fast 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 67% | A mix: 29% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 3%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 58% | Yes: 23% | No: 16% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 97% | No: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 3%

Average rating

3.92

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