Fever Book Summary and Study Guide

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Charles Martel is a brilliant cancer researcher who discovers his own beloved daughter is a victim of leukemia, the same cancer that killed his wife. To make the situation worse the cause of her cancer relates back to a chemical conspiracy. He risks his career and essentially his life as he tries to correct the wrongs done, and save his daughter's life. He attempts to create a cure to save her life, but only time will tell if is shall work.
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The review of this Book prepared by Elizabeth Butt

A scientist is about to lose his daughter to a rare form of cancer (his wife died from it). So he takes her from the hospital without their approval and with everyone fighting against him, he finds a cure. She developed the cancer becauce the recycle company is illegally dumping benzine (cancer causing agent) in the pond that the girl plays by.
The review of this Book prepared by Debbie Russell

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 60%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 15%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 20% Tone of story    -   very upbeat    -   suspenseful (sophisticated fear) Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Medical Thriller    -   Yes Medical Plotlets:    -   poisoning    -   cure/disease Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   scientist Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American Unusual characteristics:    -   Super genius


City?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   scientific labs

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death    -   moderately detailed references to deaths A lot of techno jargon?    -   Yes Kind of jargon?    -   biology/medical Unusual forms of death    -   biohazard/virus Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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