|Plot Summary of A Deadly Promise|
As Sarah Lindly's father is dying in her arms, he managed to whisper a mysterious message. He asks her to clear his name of the murder he has wrongly been accused of. She vows to do so and now she can't leave the small mining town of Leadville until she clears his name. She refuses to involve Clint and Jeremy, 2 love buddies, while she tries to reveal the truth and find the missing evidence in a race against time.
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|Chapter Analysis of A Deadly Promise|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
descript. of violence and chases - 10%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 20%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 60%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 10%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
How difficult to spot villain?
- Difficult, but some clues given
Time/era of story:
Misc. Murder Plotlets
- Proving innocence of very obvious suspect
Kind of investigator
- amateur citizen investigator
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Any non-mystery subplot?
- feelings towards lover
Is Romance a MAJOR (25%+) part of story?
Small town people:
- nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee
Accounts of torture and death?
- no torture/death
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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