|Plot Summary of By the Light of the Moon|
Dr. Lincoln Procter inject Dylan O'Connor and his autistic brother, Shep, against their will with a mysterious syrum. Also injected is stand-up comedian, Jillian Jackson. The three discover that they have been injected with "nanobots", micro-computers, that give them strange abilities, including precognition and teleportation. Together, they are driven to use their powers to help save people in need. While trying to evade Proctor's colleagues and enemies, the trio embarks on an incredible 24-hour adventure.
This synopsis report prepared by Bonnie Kaminowski
|Chapter Analysis of By the Light of the Moon|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 30%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 20%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 30%
Tone of book
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Mental/magical powers focus
- clairvoyant (scifi)
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- very explicit references to deaths and torture
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- an average amount of scientific explanation
How much dialogue?
- significantly more dialog than descript
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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