|Plot Summary of A Bird, A Bloke and A Boyfriend|
After three years back home in the States, Sarah Little is staying with her Australian grandmother for a year. The boy next door, A.J., used to be her best friend, but now he's got a girlfriend. Unable to fit back into their easy relationship, Sarah makes herself a "model boyfriend" from clay.
A.J., his girlfriend, Clem, and Sarah all attend a youth camp called N.E.W., where Sarah acts as a peer tutor in pottery. An old adversary is running Kiln Shop and she and Sarah clash. A.J. tries to help, but Clem is suspicious. And then a new guy turns up. Clay Newman is handsome, considerate, and hunky. . Only A.J. and Sarah herself have their suspicions about Clay, and only Sarah knows the truth.
This synopsis report prepared by Sally Odgers
|Chapter Analysis of A Bird, A Bloke and A Boyfriend|
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 - 10%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 70%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 10%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy story on current Earth
Coming of age
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Kid's book (ages 7-14)
Type of couple:
- She's a human, he's a magical being
- a teen
- current (early 21st century)
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- no torture/death
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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