|Plot Summary of Deucalion|
A group of people who live on Deucalion, a new planet, attempt to overthrow the President who rigged his election. The Elokoi, the aliens, are being denied their homeland, and had been used in genetic experiments on 'Old Earth', which produced the Children of Icarus - people capable of telepathy but with reduced life spans.
This synopsis report prepared by Vera Crystal
|Chapter Analysis of Deucalion|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 10%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 30%
Tone of book
- cynical or dry-wit
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Political power play
- overthrowing govt/kingdom
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Cultural problems, alien culture
- one culture tries to impose its culture on another group
Really unusual traits?
- Super genius
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- humans in a futuristic society
- inhabited by friendly aliens
Planet outside solar system?
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- some scientific explanation
How much dialogue?
- significantly more descript than dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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