Dearly Beloved Book Summary and Study Guide

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The main character is a horribly ugly man who seeks to get even with 3 specific women who have jilted him in the past. He has cosmetic surgery and changes his identity lures three women out to an island on false pretenses and one by one seeks to get even with them very suspenseful book.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 30% Tone of story    -   suspenseful (sophisticated fear) Time/era of story:    -   2000+ (Present) Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes Who's the criminal enemy here?    -   crazed lover/family member If story PRIMARILY about main chr. being hunted...    -   hunted by killer/stalker

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   killer Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American Unusual characteristics:    -   Mentally ill


United States    -   Yes Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Pacific Islands The Americas (not US):    -   Yes Island?    -   Yes Island:    -   naive Brooke Shields-ish virgin    -   Mean guy who wants to hunt/mutate    -   stranded    -   on vacation Misc setting    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gorey references to torture Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   rape (yeech!) Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets    -   perforation--swords/knives Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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