Waistcoats & Weaponry by Gail Carriger

Waistcoats & Weaponry

Finishing School #3

Gail Carriger with Moira Quirk (Narrator)

8 hours, 54 minutes first pub 2014 (editions)

fiction fantasy historical young adult adventurous lighthearted fast-paced

Description

Sophronia continues her second year at finishing school in style—with a steel-bladed fan secreted in the folds of her ball gown, of course. Such a fashionable choice of weapon comes in handy when Sophronia, her best friend Dimity, sweet sootie Soa...

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Community Reviews Summary of 2,757 reviews

Moods

adventurous 97%
funny 63%
lighthearted 49%
mysterious 40%
emotional 18%
tense 12%
challenging 6%
hopeful 6%
relaxing 5%
sad 5%
dark 3%
inspiring 3%
informative 1%
reflective 1%

Pace

fast 60%
medium 39%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Plot: 38% | Character: 12%

Strong character development?

Yes: 62% | No: 19% | It's complicated: 17%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 96% | It's complicated: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 20% | It's complicated: 13%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 39% | No: 35% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.06

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