Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne

Around the World in Eighty Days

Extraordinary Voyages #11

Jules Verne with Scott McKowen (Illustrator)

209 pages first pub 1872 (editions)

fiction classics science fiction adventurous lighthearted fast-paced

Description

Jules Verne--and his one-of-a-kind hero, Phileas Fogg--take children on an action-packed, whirlwind race around the world. For as long as anyone can remember, Fogg's daily ritual has never varied by even a minute. Then, on a whim and a bet, he set...

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Moods

adventurous 98%
lighthearted 50%
funny 40%
inspiring 21%
hopeful 13%
informative 12%
tense 10%
relaxing 9%
challenging 7%
mysterious 5%
emotional 3%
reflective 2%

Pace

fast 50%
medium 41%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 71% | A mix: 23% | Character: 4%

Strong character development?

No: 64% | Yes: 19% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 14% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 43% | Yes: 37% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 71% | It's complicated: 12% | Yes: 12% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.75

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