Dracula Book Summary and Study Guide

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Written in the form of many diaries and letters, Dracula tells the tale of six people of different nationalities, brought together to destroy one of the most evil forces man has ever known: Count Dracula the Vampire. Travelling to London, Dracula finds Mina Harker and he believes her to be a reincarnation of the wife he lost so long ago, and he will stop at nothing to have her. Mina is unaware he is the one her husband hunts for, and little does she know exactly how much this man is destorying bit by bit the pieces of her life. Thrilling and terrifying, Dracula is beautifully written and a quintessential classic.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Descript. of chases or violence 10%planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30%Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places 10% Tone of book    -   suspenseful (sophisticated fear) FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   fantasy world/fantasy past Magical Beings/Mental/Magical/Powers    -   Yes magical powers:    -   vampires Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   Prince/Nobleman/King Age:    -   long lived adults Has special powers?    -   Yes Magical/mental powers of main character:    -   can read emotions    -   can change shapes    -   mind reading    -   super strength    -   can fly    -   is very quick Unusual characteristics:    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK    -   Eastern Europe City?    -   Yes City:    -   London    -   wealthy Misc setting    -   moving train

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gorey descriptions deaths/dead bodies Unusual forms of death    -   dropped from large heights    -   decapitated    -   perforation--swords/knives Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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