|Plot Summary of The Long Night of White Chickens|
|"Roger is a young man in search of the murderer of his beloved friend, Flor, which carries him from suburban New Jersey into the world of Central American politics and society. Flor came from Guatemala as a teenager to work as a maid in the home of Roger, then a toddler. She returned to her homeland after college to run an orphanage and was murdered there. Roger travels to Guatemala to find her murderer where he is reunited with Moya, a Guatemalan journalist and friend. They set out together to solve the crime."
Coletta Ollerer, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of The Long Night of White Chickens|
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Tone of book?
Time/era of story
- surviving repressive dictatorship
Crime & Police story
- catching a killer
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- White (American)
How sensitive is this character?
- sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Strong but gentle sense of humor
- Average intelligence
- average physique
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in:
- an average amount
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 8 ()
The Americas (not US):
- mostly 1st
Accounts of torture and death?
- no torture/death
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
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