|Plot Summary of Tom Clancy's Op-Center|
|"This book is about a bombing in South Korea where many get killed. The U.S. doesn't know who to blame, the North or South. An ambassador loses his wife in this bombing and, Gregory Donald, the ambassador is the main character. The agency in searching for the guilty is a secret agency called Op-Center and the director, Paul Hood, another main character goes through other conflicts."
Frankie, Resident Scholar
|"A bomb goes off in downtown Seoul, and the second Korean War is about to erupt...Paul Hood and Op-Center race to the scene to avert the war and uncover a group of officers who will do anything to remain enemies... "
Jacob Hurt, Resident Scholar
|"A new counterterrorist organization has been formed, called Op-Center. Its first foreign mission is in Korea, where North Korean terrorists are preparing to launch missles at Japan. They had performed a terrorist action in South Korea, against top government officials a few weeks before. General Mike Rodgers and the Striker counterterrorist team (endorsed by Op-Center) are ready to oppose this missle launching. "
Eugene Kim, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of Tom Clancy's Op-Center|
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Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
descript. of violence and chases - 40%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 10%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
Time/era of story:
- present (2000-2010)
Cloak & Dagger Plotlets:
- stopping a saboteur/spy
- preventing bomb/biohazard/disaster
- preventing war
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
How much violence does he/she use?
- just the right amount
How sensitive is this character?
- middling sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Mostly serious with occasional humor
- Very much smarter than other characters
- average physique
- an organization
Motive of antagonist
- Mid-Atlantic states
- fort/military installation
Part of a series?
- mostly 3rd
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
How many deaths?
- 8 or more
A lot of techno jargon?
Kind of jargon?
- military technology
Amount of dialog
- significantly more descript than dialog
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