After the Burn by Ronald Kelly

After the Burn

Ronald Kelly

228 pages first pub 2011 (editions)

fiction horror adventurous dark tense slow-paced


It was a picture-perfect Fourth of July; one that heralded both celebration and pride for millions. Folks enjoyed parades and cook-outs, the playful laughter of children and a velvet sky alive with fireworks. Afterward, they went to sleep, happy a...

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adventurous 100%
emotional 100%
funny 100%
tense 100%


slow 50%
fast 50%

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Plot: 100%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 100%

Loveable characters?

No: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 100%

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