|Plot Summary of The Man Who Turned Into Himself|
|"The trauma of watching Richard's child die in a bizarre car crash leads to his co-habitation of his alternate-history dopleganger, Richard, where all his worst fears about his marriage and career seem to be the in this world. The secrets of his return to his orignal universe lie in the psychology of the light wave-particle duality. But does he want to return to a universe where his child is dead? "
rob rankin, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of The Man Who Turned Into Himself|
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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
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Explore/1st contact/ enviro story
- on a parallel earth in another dimension
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Has magical/special powers?
Is this an ordinary person caught up in events?
How sensitive is this character?
- sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Cynical sense of humor
- Smarter than most other characters
- average physique
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in:
- an average amount
- current (early 21st century)
Takes place on Earth?
- rotating 1st
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- some scientific explanation
Sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references only
How much dialogue?
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
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