|Plot Summary of The Lost World|
Six years after the events in "Jurassic Park", something has survived on a deserted Costa Rican island. A paleontologist named Richard Levine goes to the island to study it's dinosaurs. He brings with him a Costa Rican guide named Diego, two mechanics named Jack Thorne and Eddie Carr, an animal behaviorilist named Sarah Harding, two stow-a-way kids named Arby and Kelly, and Dr. Ian Malcolm, who was one of the few survivors of the first dinosaur incedent. However, something goes wrong once again, and the island is plunged into chaos!
This synopsis report prepared by Jack Thorne
Dr. Ian Malcolm, the chaos mathematician from JURASSIC PARK, returns in this exciting sequel as he journeys to another dinosaur island to prevent a rival scienties, Lewis Dogsdon, from stealing dinosaur eggs. Of course, the dinosaurs themselves have something to say about this, too. A great thrill ride.
This synopsis report prepared by Marcus Wyche
|Chapter Analysis of The Lost World|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 30%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 20%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- 20th century
- dinosaur times
- near future (later in 21st century)
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
- explicit references to deaths
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- none/very little science jargon needed
- an average amount of scientific explanation
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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