Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

Les Misérables

Victor Hugo

1662 pages first pub 1862 (editions)

fiction classics historical literary challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

Description

Peut-on imaginer un monde sans Jean Valjean, Cosette, Gavroche, Javert ou Fantine, á jamais vivants au Panthéon de l'esprit humain? En 1862 paraissent Les Misérables, qui désignent toutes les victimes d'un ordre social dont Victor Hugo condamne...

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Community Reviews Summary of 15,690 reviews

Moods

emotional 77%
challenging 63%
reflective 59%
sad 59%
dark 40%
inspiring 36%
adventurous 30%
hopeful 30%
tense 26%
informative 21%
mysterious 6%
funny 5%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

slow 82%
medium 16%
fast 1%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 55% | Character: 34% | Plot: 9%

Strong character development?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 48% | Yes: 30% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 77% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 6%

Average rating

4.18

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