|Plot Summary of Book of Names - Diadem 1|
Score, Renald, and Pixel are three teenagers from alternate worlds located on the edge of a mystical reality called the Diadem. When the teens start exhibiting strange abilities, they are taken by mythical creatures to another world in the Diadem where a wizard schools them in the use of their magic. During their stay, the three find strange puzzles, codes and clues that allow them to perform powerful spells, solve mysteries about each other and outwit a powerful being intent on turning the young magic users into pawns for his dreams of universal conquest.
This synopsis report prepared by Michael Jung
|Chapter Analysis of Book of Names - Diadem 1|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 20%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 50%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 10%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 20%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy world/fantasy past
Coming of age
- a powerful magician
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Kid's book (ages 7-14)
- a teen
If magical mental powers:
- can cast many different spells
- can grant wishes
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- humans in a primitive/fantasy society
- very controlled society
Planet outside solar system?
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
How much dialogue?
- significantly more dialog than descript
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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