Waistcoats & Weaponry by Gail Carriger

Waistcoats & Weaponry

Finishing School #3

Gail Carriger

298 pages first pub 2014 (editions)

fiction fantasy historical young adult adventurous lighthearted fast-paced

Description

In her alternate England of 1851, while taking her friend Sidheag by train to her werewolf pack in Scotland, sixteen-year-old Sophronia uncovers a plot that threatens to dissolve all of London into chaos and must decide where her loyalties lie onc...

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Community Reviews Summary of 2,481 reviews

Moods

adventurous 98%
funny 64%
lighthearted 50%
mysterious 37%
emotional 18%
tense 11%
hopeful 6%
relaxing 6%
inspiring 3%
sad 3%
challenging 1%
dark 1%
informative 1%

Pace

fast 62%
medium 37%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Plot: 34% | Character: 15%

Strong character development?

Yes: 57% | No: 22% | It's complicated: 20%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 58% | No: 23% | It's complicated: 17%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 37% | Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

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