Close Encounters Book Summary and Study Guide

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While walking her dog at midnight Carol Taggert gets shot. She doesn't remember at first how she ends up with a bullet wound in her chest.
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Lee Grafton is the white police officer who shoots Carol during the shot out with criminals. He doesn't know how to tell her this especially since he is starting to fall in love with her.

Will she still want to be with him after she learns he is the one who shot her? They already have so many obstacles to over come with him being a white police officer and Carol as a African American female and also his lover.

Carol and Lee's story is one that will grip you from the beginnig to the end. You will cry and laugh with them. But their love is one you will always remember and treasure.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   2000+ (Present Day) Forbidden/mismatched love?    -   Yes How mismatched?    -   interracial loving! If one lover chases another...    -   he chases after her

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age/status:    -   20's-30's

Main Female Character

   -   20's-30's Profession/status:    -   artist If she's not white she must be...    -   black


United States    -   Yes

Writing Style

What % of story is romance related?    -   80% Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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