|Plot Summary of 11 Minutes|
|"Maria is a very beutifull and poor girl from a Brazilian city.
When she grows up and becomes aware of her beauty, she decides that she can make her living out of it and goes to Switzerland to be a Samba dancer. But, after breaking the rules imposed by the owner, she has to become a prostitute to survive in Geneva.
But, when she finally decided that love was not for her because it only made her suffer, she falls in love with a well known painter. "
Dana Samson, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of 11 Minutes|
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Tone of book?
Time/era of story
- present (2000-2010)
Life of a profession:
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Is this an ordinary person caught up in events?
How sensitive is this character?
- middling sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Cynical sense of humor
- Average intelligence
- average physique
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 3 ()
- mostly 3rd
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- descript of kissing
- touching of anatomy
- use of artificial tools
- actual description of hetero sex
- a lot of flashback and forwards
- a lot of stream of consciousness
- written like a journal/diary/letters
Amount of dialog
- significantly more descript than dialog
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