war and peace by leo tolstoy, book 8

book 08

book eight war and peace by leo tolstoy

now you’re (slightly–very slightly) past the halfway point of war and peace.

except that the next few books after this book, book eight of war and peace, are among the longest.

think of book eight and the next book, book nine, as warm-ups for the 30-plus chapter monstrosities that come afterward in war and peace.

stats on book eight of war and peace by leo tolstoy:

31,069 words
175,714 characters
22 chapters
average number of words per chapter: 1,412.23
average number of characters per chapter: 7,987

and yes, if you’ve actually been reading war and peace so far (through the end of book seven), you’ve so far read:

246,523 words
1,395,216 characters
145 chapters
average number of words per chapter: 1,700.16
average number of characters per chapter: 9,622.18

war and peace by leo tolstoy book eight – chapters