|Plot Summary of Banshee Rising|
|"A former Navy SEAL must fight his own nightmares while uncovering a thirty-year-old murder. The ghost of young Sara in the attic of his house slowly reveals clues to her family's disappearance in 1966. The "Banshee" is a culmination of his Lakota teachings and his training at Coronado, California, and comes to the surface to destroy his enemies with extreme predujice."
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|Review Analysis of Banshee Rising|
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Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
descript. of violence and chases - 40%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 40%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
How difficult to spot villain?
- Difficult, but some clues given
Time/era of story:
What % of story relates directly
to the mystery, not the subplot?
- investigator him/herself
Murder of certain profession?
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Any non-mystery subplot?
- life in small town
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
Has special powers?
Magical/mental powers of main character:
How much violence does he/she use?
- a significant amount
How sensitive is this character?
- sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Mostly serious with occasional humor
- Smarter than most other characters
- very athletic
- an organization
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in:
- an above average amount
Motive of antagonist
The antagonists are:
- Drug kingpins
- Mid-Atlantic states
Small town people:
- nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee
Part of a series?
- mostly 1st
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
How many deaths?
What kind of sex:
- vague references
A lot of techno jargon?
Kind of jargon?
- military technology
Is this an e-book?
Amount of dialog
- significantly more dialog than descript
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