The Beekeeper's Apprentice by Laurie R. King

346 pages first pub 1994 (editions)

fiction historical mystery adventurous mysterious slow-paced

Description

This program includes a preface read by the author.From New York Times best-selling author Laurie R. King comes the book that introduced us to the ingenious Mary Russell - Sherlock Holmes mysteries. In 1915, Sherlock Holmes is retired and quietly ...

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Moods

adventurous 88%
mysterious 86%
tense 22%
funny 14%
emotional 13%
lighthearted 11%
challenging 10%
reflective 8%
dark 6%
informative 3%
inspiring 3%
relaxing 3%
hopeful 2%

Pace

medium 59%
slow 31%
fast 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 62% | Character: 25% | Plot: 11%

Strong character development?

Yes: 79% | No: 12% | It's complicated: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 10%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 82% | Yes: 8% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 48% | Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.9

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