|Plot Summary of Endless Night|
This story is unlike other Agatha Christie Mysteries.
The main character is a man, which is saying the story of his life. Mr. Rogers is a man who had many jobs and many women. But now all he wants is a house called "The Gipsy's Acre" (made by the magnificent Santonlx) and a woman.
Rogers first meets Ellie near the terrain of this house and after more meetings they decided to get married. However Ellie is very rich woman, and she has many lawyers and relatives around her. So the two young people get married secretly and buy The Gipsy's Acre and decide to live there. However thing don't go so smoothly. First a rock hits Ellie, then Mrs. Lee, a gipsy threatens them. More then that, relatives and acquaintances come to see them, and using any excuse Greta (Ellie's friend) moves to their house.
And then Ellie (or Sweet Delight) dies!
This synopsis report prepared by Claudia
Michael Rogers wants a piece of land locally called "Gypsies Acre", and he wants his brilliant architect friend to build a house there so he can settle down. Soon, his dream comes true, but sinister things begin happening. A old woman warns them of a curse, rocks are thrown through windows, threatening letters begins to arrive and a dead bird is pinned to the front door with a knife. Then a murder occurs...
This synopsis report prepared by sivert_emil
|Chapter Analysis of Endless Night|
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 - 70%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 10%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 10%
Tone of story
How difficult to spot villain?
- Difficult, but some clues given
Time/era of story:
What % of story relates directly
to the mystery, not the subplot?
Misc. Murder Plotlets
- local police w/ IQ of a houseplant
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Any non-mystery subplot?
- life in small town
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
- Mentally ill
- Cynical or arrogant
Small town people:
- nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee
- sinister, like an X-Files Gomer Pyle
- fancy mansion
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Explicit sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references
Unusual forms of death
- dropped from large heights
Unusual form of death?
Amount of dialog
- mostly dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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