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Vietnam veteran John Fortunato witnesses a murder of an innocent person ins his small town and wants to know why. Little do the murderers know, John has built tunnels throughout his peaceful town, recreating the tunnels he experienced in Vietnam. John proceeds to launch a full scale battle for control of the town he loves. The reader quickly finds out the John is no average solder. This is a book packed with page-turning excitement!
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The review of this Book prepared by Scott Pickle, Ph.D.

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 20% Tone of story    -   very upbeat Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes Who's the criminal enemy here?    -   breaking up mobsters

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   writer Age:    -   40's-50's


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment A lot of techno jargon?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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