|Plot Summary of The Waterborn|
Hedzi is a princess whose only friend and cousin D'en has disappeared. After much research Hedzi begins to realise that she is getting to that same age where many of her family have disappeared before her. Also on an adventure is Perkar, seeking to save the stream God, whom he believes he loves, from the powerful River God. Their fates are intertwinned and the great River God has many surprises in store for them both.
This synopsis report prepared by Rachael
|Chapter Analysis of The Waterborn|
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 - 50%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 10%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy world/fantasy past
Coming of age
- a powerful magician
Spying & Investigations
What is main char. doing?
- unraveling a conspiracy
- coping with mental/magical powers
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- a kid
- general past
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- none/very little science jargon needed
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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