Band of Sisters: A Novel by Lauren Willig

Band of Sisters: A Novel

Lauren Willig

528 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction historical emotional slow-paced

Description

A group of young women from Smith College risk their lives in France at the height of World War I in this sweeping novel based on a true story—a skillful blend of Call the Midwife and The Alice Network—from New York Times bestselling author Lauren...

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Community Reviews Summary of 351 reviews

Moods

emotional 70%
adventurous 69%
inspiring 56%
informative 43%
hopeful 34%
reflective 21%
sad 20%
tense 18%
funny 16%
challenging 9%
dark 9%
lighthearted 5%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 58%
slow 33%
fast 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Character: 38% | Plot: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 74% | It's complicated: 14% | No: 12%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 74% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 3% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 71% | It's complicated: 18% | Yes: 10%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 47% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 23%

Average rating

4.01

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