|Plot Summary of Dr. Franklin's Island|
Semirah Garson and fifty other young teenagers are the winners of an environmentalist contest. After a traumatic plane crash in the ocean, Semi, Arnie, and Miranda are the three only survivors. Taking refuge on an island, they do everything they can to survive on their own. However, a dark secret rests in the island. Dr. Franklin, a genius but mad scientist makes the very place a giant research facility.
Alone and frightened, the three are captured by his men and forced to undergo horrifying experiments for genetic engineering. With no choice, the terror-stricken teenagers are turned into creatures as a result of Dr. Franklin's efforts.
This synopsis report prepared by Mai Tsuji
|Chapter Analysis of Dr. Franklin's Island|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 40%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 30%
Tone of book
- scarey (primal ax-wielding fear)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Kind of alteration:
- Scientifically turned into a monster
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- a teen
- current (early 21st century)
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- an average amount of scientific explanation
How much dialogue?
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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