|Plot Summary of A Dark-Adapted Eye|
two women fight over someone. the frightening effect of their fight can be brought to resolution...or will it?
This synopsis report prepared by marlon
A female relative is hanged for murder. The search for the truth about the murder leads to many events in the past and the various relationships which led to the murder. Rendell writes a fascinating story with many complex characters.
This synopsis report prepared by roger c bergstrom
|Chapter Analysis of A Dark-Adapted Eye|
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 - 40%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 20%
Tone of story
How difficult to spot villain?
- Difficult, but some clues given
- Story partially from villain's perspective
Time/era of story:
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Explicit sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references
Unusual forms of death
Unusual form of death?
Amount of dialog
- significantly more dialog than descript
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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