There's Something You Should Know About Ted by Matt Cain

There's Something You Should Know About Ted

Matt Cain

400 pages missing pub info (editions)

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ emotional funny lighthearted medium-paced


41 year-old Ted Ainsworth has worked in his family's ice-cream business, in the quiet Lancashire town of St Luke's-on-Sea, for his whole life. But the truth is, Ted has never wanted to work for the family firm - he doesn't even like ice cream, al...

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emotional 87%
hopeful 84%
funny 75%
inspiring 63%
lighthearted 63%
reflective 39%
informative 21%
sad 12%
relaxing 6%
tense 6%
dark 3%
mysterious 3%


medium 73%
fast 20%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 65% | A mix: 34%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 96% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 59% | It's complicated: 33% | No: 7%

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