Paradise-1 by David Wellington

681 pages first pub 2023 (editions)

fiction science fiction dark mysterious tense medium-paced

Description

‘Wellington skillfully combines hard sci-fi worldbuilding with tense mystery . . . Readers will be on the edges of their seats’ Publishers Weekly (starred review)WELCOME TO PARADISEParadise-1. Earth’s first deep space colony. For thousands of colo...

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Community Reviews Summary of 139 reviews

Moods

tense 83%
dark 81%
mysterious 78%
adventurous 66%
challenging 18%
emotional 18%
sad 15%
funny 4%
hopeful 3%
reflective 3%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 56%
fast 30%
slow 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 47% | A mix: 40% | Character: 12%

Strong character development?

Yes: 45% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 24% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 30% | No: 21% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 60% | No: 27% | It's complicated: 5% | N/A: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 54% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 16% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.56

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