|Plot Summary of Dealing With Dragons|
Tired of the boring and stereotypical life, Princess Cimorene escapes from a marriage with an empty-headed prince and goes to live with the dragons in the Mountains of Morning. Upon arrival, the spunky princess makes friends with her dragon, Kazul, as well as other people such as the Princess Alianora and the Witch Morwen. She settles into an enjoyable new life and executes her duties as a dragon's princess perfectly. The smart Cimorene soon notices that the sly wizards have been up to no good, and sure enough -- the King of the Dragons is poisoned, and a dragon is cooperating with the wizards! It's now up to Cimorene and her new friends to prevent the new trials for a King from being rigged and catch the cheating culprit!!
This synopsis report prepared by Rainbow Star
Cimorene runs away to the dragons of the Mourning Mountains. The dragon Kazul takes Cimorene as her princess. While Cimorene is with Kazul, knights come and try to rescue her, but she keeps telling them she doesn't want to be rescued because she likes it in the Mourning Mountains. She makes friends with one of the other dragons princesses, Alianora. They discover an evil plot between a dragon and the society of wizards.
This synopsis report prepared by Chrsytalyn
Cimorene is tired of embroidery lessons and such proper things so she runs off. She becomes a Princess for the dragon Kazul. The dragon king is murdered and Cimorene and her friends believe the wizards are up to something and they try to find out what.
This synopsis report prepared by Bryan
Cimorene becomes friends with Kazul, a dragon. The King of Dragons dies, and a new King will be selected. However, Cimorene suspects that a dragon helped wizards kill the king in order to become king himself, and she has to find out who.
This synopsis report prepared by Tigerbelle
|Chapter Analysis of Dealing With Dragons|
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 - 40%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 20%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy world/fantasy past
Political power play
- saving govt/kingdom from external overthrow
- dragon buddy
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- a teen
If magical mental powers:
- can cast many different spells
- during "Tolkien" (fairytime) times
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
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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