Earthseed, Book 1: The Scattering Book Summary and Study Guide

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Joy Mayfield is pulled from a disquieting sleep, only to discover she has entered a waking nightmare. Having no idea where she is, how she got there or whose clothes she's wearing, within minutes she's attacked by one assailant and shortly after two others. But, Joy will soon discover she is on a mission to save a gifted child seeded with strange and wondrous abilities; a child who will begin the process of awakening the sleepers and assisting in the transformation of humankind to its next level of sentience.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book    -   very upbeat FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   part earth & part fantasy world Magical Beings/Mental/Magical/Powers    -   Yes magical powers:    -   magical powers (general) Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   scientist Age:    -   20's-30's


Terrain    -   Jungle    -   Desert Earth setting:    -   20th century Spaceship setting:    -   alien spaceship Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes Takes place in spaceship?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   explicit references to torture Sex in book?    -   Yes How much dialogue?    -   significantly more dialog than descript

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