The Art of Running Away by Sabrina Kleckner

The Art of Running Away

Sabrina Kleckner

256 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction middle grade funny lighthearted medium-paced

Description

Twelve-year-old Maisie is an artist. When she’s in front of her sketchbook or apprenticing at Glenna’s Portraits, the family-run art shop her grandmother started, the world makes sense. She doesn’t think about Calum, her brother who mysteriously l...

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Community Reviews Summary of 41 reviews

Moods

lighthearted 80%
emotional 70%
adventurous 60%
funny 50%
reflective 40%
inspiring 30%
hopeful 20%
informative 10%
mysterious 10%
relaxing 10%
sad 10%

Pace

fast 55%
medium 44%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 63% | Plot: 27% | A mix: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 10%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 87% | It's complicated: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 11%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 55% | It's complicated: 22% | No: 22%

Average rating

4.41

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