|Plot Summary of Even Steven|
Bobby and Susan Martin's saga began when a screaming boy ran out of the woods in the dead of night near their campsight. Sensing danger, they try to flee with the frightened dirty child. The kidnapper, however, was right on the heels of the child and agressively confronted Bobby. Fighting for his life, he killed what he later learned was a police officer. Dubbing himself a cop killer, he and his wife escape with the boy but fear what to do next. The Martin's has many questions that will soon be answered. Surviving the next few nights as they learn the answers to those questions depends on the decision they will make about 'what to do next'.
This synopsis report prepared by Tracey Ray
|Chapter Analysis of Even Steven|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
descript. of violence and chases - 20%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 20%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 40%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 20%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
Time/era of story:
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
The crook is....
- on the run from the law
Is MAIN CHARACTER an EVIL criminal?
- business executive
- Mid-Atlantic states
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Explicit sex in book?
What kind of sex:
Unusual forms of death
Unusual form of death?
Amount of dialog
- mostly dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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