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130 reviews

Vera Wong's Unsolicited Advice for Murderers by Jesse Q. Sutanto

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mysterious fast-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? No
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

3.5

I think the book went downhill.
Show Stopper by Hayley Barker

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Did not finish book. Stopped at 60%.
Hated the insta love trope.
Had to DNF after Ben was thinking of randomly kissing Hoshikos hand without her permission
The Prisoner's Throne by Holly Black

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adventurous dark hopeful sad tense medium-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

4.25

The Stolen Heir by Holly Black

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dark emotional hopeful mysterious sad fast-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

4.5

I was interested in the plot and it was easy to get into, knowing the characters already and all. however the end plot twist was severely obvious.
The Castaways by Lucy Clarke

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adventurous emotional hopeful mysterious tense fast-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? No
  • Diverse cast of characters? No
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

3.25

Loved the beginning and the premise. Hated the ending.
National Geographic The secret life of dogs by

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informative lighthearted fast-paced

4.25

Two Can Keep a Secret by Karen M. McManus

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dark mysterious medium-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Plot
  • Strong character development? No
  • Loveable characters? No
  • Diverse cast of characters? No
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

2.75

The ending is so bad none of it makes any logical sense.
The Cousins by Karen M. McManus

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dark hopeful mysterious fast-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Plot
  • Strong character development? No
  • Loveable characters? No
  • Diverse cast of characters? No
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

3.5

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

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dark emotional mysterious medium-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? It's complicated
  • Loveable characters? No
  • Diverse cast of characters? No
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

4.5

How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black

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adventurous hopeful inspiring lighthearted mysterious fast-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

4.25