|Plot Summary of Escape Velocity|
Have you ever wondered about the history of Graymarye, or the D'Armand family? Where it all began, and why? Those questions and more are answered in this riveting tale of Dar Armanda and his quest to save democracy.
Living on a prison planet is a little dreary, but things soon look up for Dar when finds himself traveling to Terra to save it from the bureaucrats. Along the way, he and his lovely traveling companion meet up with a colorful cast of characters who join the quest. Suspense and adventure abound as Dar and friends are chased through the galaxy as they race to save the world from itself.
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|Chapter Analysis of Escape Velocity|
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 - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 20%
Tone of book
- cynical or dry-wit
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Political power play
- saving govt/kingdom from external overthrow
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- accused criminal
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- humans in a futuristic society
Planet outside solar system?
How much dialogue?
- significantly more dialog than descript
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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