Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

512 pages first pub 2016 (editions)

fiction crime mystery mysterious medium-paced

Description

From the New York Times bestselling author of Moriarty and Trigger Mortis, this fiendishly brilliant, riveting thriller weaves a classic whodunit worthy of Agatha Christie into a chilling, ingeniously original modern-day mystery.When editor Susan ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 8,689 reviews

Moods

mysterious 96%
adventurous 38%
tense 26%
dark 23%
challenging 11%
lighthearted 10%
reflective 8%
funny 7%
emotional 5%
relaxing 4%
sad 2%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 67%
slow 18%
fast 14%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 61% | A mix: 33% | Character: 4%

Strong character development?

No: 52% | Yes: 25% | It's complicated: 19% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 37% | No: 35% | Yes: 25% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | Yes: 22% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 45% | No: 35% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.88

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