|Plot Summary of Langoliers|
|" This is a very interesting story about an airliner load of people that wake up in a different world! Follow along in the mystery and suspense as they search for the truth and try to get back to real life! An all around pretty good book. Found as a 250 page story in "Four Past Midnight" available at bookstores."
Joey Lee, Resident Scholar
|"Group of people on an airplane find themselves alone in a strange place on earth. They are trying to understand where they are and later find out that they went back in time. Ugly monsters, the Langoliers attack them in their way to "eat" the past. The people find their way back through the hole in the time matter and appear in the present. "
irina, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of Langoliers|
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FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Explore/1st contact/ enviro story
- largely backwards/past
- exploring a wondrous planet or phenomena
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Time Travel story?
- a kid
Has magical/special powers?
Magical/mental powers of main character:
- mind reading
- mind control
- can read emotions
Is this an ordinary person caught up in events?
How sensitive is this character?
- sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Mostly serious with occasional humor
- Smarter than most other characters
- missing body parts/abilities
- natural phenomena
- long-lived adults
Has magical powers?
Magical/mental powers of main antagonist:
- super strength
- can fly
- is very quick
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in:
- a little/some
- 20th century
Takes place on Earth?
- mostly 3rd
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
- moderately detailed references to deaths
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- none/very little science jargon needed
Sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references only
- descript of kissing
- descript of touching personal anatomy
- description of breasts
How much dialogue?
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
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